concerend for my baby
Sep 6, 2006
a friend of mine has hep b and is taking over 20 tablets a day on prescription, i have only jus found this out and we have been friends for a while, she has babysat my 7 month old baby and i have shared fags an drank out of her glasses iam really concerned easpecially for my baby
Response from Dr. McGovern
HBV is mainly transmitted through injection drug use and sexual exposure. Risk to household contacts is negligible; we counsel not to share razors or cups for theoretical reasons. I am not concerned about your baby's risk.
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