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living with someone who has hepatitis c
Dec 13, 2007

my name is Lisa and i am looking for some advice for my parents who have just found out today that my brother, who is a drug addict, has been diagnosed with hep c. My mother is in such a state over this and my father is panicing as they have used each others shavers. I would be very grateful for any information that you could give me.

Response from Dr. McGovern

Although we do not recommend sharing razors, I do think the risk is extraordinarily low. THey should simply get a blood test to allay their fears.

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