Apr 12, 2012
IF EXPOSED TO HCV DOES IT MEANS THAT YOU HAVE ALSO BEEN EXPOSED TO HIV AS WELL?
| Response from Dr. Young
Hi and thanks for posting.
We're talking about possible exposures here- since many people who are HCV-infected are also co-infected with HIV (and vice versa), yes. If you had a possible HCV exposure, you had a possible HIV exposure.
If your concerned about exposures, you should be sure to discuss this with your healthcare provider.
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