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hipatitis b,c
Aug 4, 2009

i bought an orange than it fell on the floor in the store i peeled the orange not completely, so when i was eating the orange, the orange skin touch the lining of my mouth so if there was some blood on the floor and got some blood on the orange skin,woud i be at risk for hipatitis b,c?

Response from Dr. McGovern

No. Transmission requires mixing of your blood and the blood of another person infected with HCV or HBV.

Hbeag negative from positive
hepatitiscoinfection with hiv

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