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hepatitis b
Jan 25, 2009

i had unprotected intercourse with a friend 14 years ago, but unsure of her hepatitis status. i never tested for this. wondering your opinion.

Response from Dr. McGovern

Sexual transmission of hepatitis viruses is much more common for hepatitis B than C. However, if you have any lingering concerns regarding the exposure, it is certainly reasonable to get a simple blood test for both for the reassurance.



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