Mar 2, 2009
In the past two years I have been feeling pain in my liver and also I have dark colored urine and my feces are yellow, I went to the doctor but she didnt detect liver inflammation so didnt order blood tests to detect any particular condition. My pain still there and Im starting to get worried, I want to get tested for hepatitis b and c but the problem is that I don't have the money to afford both tests; about the Hepatitis b I had two risky situations both of unprotected oral sex to women, about the hepatitis c, I dont know if this is a risky situation, I was thrown to a septic ditch when I was like eight years old. Concerning to that, Obviously I need the HBV test, ¿But do you think that the HCV test is necessary? remember that, by now, I dont have enough money for both but if it is necessary I will do an effort. Please answer, is very important for me is about my health. Best regards from Colombia.
Response from Dr. McGovern
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