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inactive carrier/sexual activity
Jan 3, 2008

I'm a female who has just been diagnosed as a chronic inactive carrier of hep b. I have been advised to be vaccinated and will consult with a gi regarding if it's appropriate. In the meantime, can I transmit the disease to my boyfriend by receiving oral sex from him? Thank you.

Response from Dr. McGovern

Oral sex would not be a risk.

Yes I agree that you should get vaccinated against hepatitis A.

Your inactive carrier state will need ongoing monitoring to be certainthat your disease stays inactive.

Please Help Me !!
hbv inactive carrier/vaccine

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