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Apr 21, 2009

i m a non immunized HBsAg-ve male.one day back a lady with HBsAg+ve kissed my lips for few seconds. I m now very much afraid.is there any chance to transmit this virus to me? or any urgent treatment option to prevent this?

Response from Dr. McGovern

Kissing doesn't spread hepatitis B. Nothing to worry about.

I would however, get immunized to improve your protection in general.



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