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Aids And Hepatitis B

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Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine - through injection drug use or sex.Patients who have HIV before they get HBV have a lower chance of clearing their hepatitis B. Read more »

Crisis: Possible Hepatitis B/AIDS exposure w/co-worker

Thank you for taking time to answer my questions. I have three specific incidences with a friend of... Read more »

HIV + Hepatitis B

Hello Dr.I was diagnosed with chronic Hepatits B and HIV six months ago, and my doctor decided for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Overtakes Hepatitis B as China's Third-Deadliest Major Infectious Disease

... The Chinese government said Monday that AIDS surpassed hepatitis B as the country's third-deadliest major infectious disease in 2005. TB was China's number-one killer last year, followed by rabies, Read more »

Entecavir in Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)/HIV Co-Infected Patients

... Previously, the guidelines recommended entecavir as an option for patients who required treatment for Hepatitis B virus (HBV) but not HIV infection. This recommendation was based on in vitro data showing no significant activity of entecavir... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Comparing Three Viruses: HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C

...   HIV Hepatitis B (HBV) Hepatitis C (HCV) EPI Slowly progressing disease, with ~10 years to life threatening stage. High mortality if Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Studies Examine Effects of Circumcision, Hepatitis B Treatment on HIV/AIDS

... The following summarizes recently released studies on HIV/AIDS. Hepatitis B Treatment and Resistance to Antiretrovirals: The hepatitis B drug entecavir might increase HIV-positive people's likelihood of Read more »
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Back in the land of limbo at 7months

Posted by rufenough, 3 Replies
...myself back on the "Am I infected" forum. I lots happened to me in 7+ months. Ive gone from extreme anxiety about contracting HIV, to absolute relief to testing negative at about 7 weeks, and being told by my GUM clinician I was all... Read more »

A pos test for HIV, STD could mean another STD too

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If you've tested positive for AIDS HIV or an STD it could mean there's another STD too. Get the standard STD clinic tests from a medical center clinic or your doctor. Read more »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »

What tests were done exactly?...

Posted by dsaklad
...diseases too?... Asking precisely what tests were done makes the test results more clear. 2. What about getting vaccinated for hepatitis B and hepatitis A ?... _____________________________________ Read more »