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Are All Hepatitis Viruses Related

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infection

why do i get a burning sensation when i urinate
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...This would not be related to hepatitis viruses. You may have a urinary tract infection or urethritis secondary to a STD. You will need to discuss this with your doctor. Read more »

HepG

I just read on the news 11/oct/06 that harmless persistent GB virus type C / Hepatitis G infection... Read more »

high beta globulin

i was recently donating plasma and was told i had high beta. 14.1%. what could this mean? am i at... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection and HCV-Related Chronic Disease

Citation Information Terms and Abbreviations Expert Consultants Report Authors Summary Introduction Background Epidemiology Screening and Diagnostic Tests Clinical Features and Natural History Clinical... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention and Control of Infections With Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings

...System Risk Factors for Viral Hepatitis Transmission Among Incarcerated Persons Epidemiology and Outcome of Infection With Hepatitis Viruses Preventing and Controlling Viral Hepatitis Rationale for Prevention and Control of Viral... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Newly Diagnosed With Hepatitis C

...me now at risk? Can I pass on hepatits C through sex? Can you catch another type of hepatitis C or HIV? About hepatitis viruses Hepatitis A and B About hepA and hepB vaccination "After 6 years of being HIV... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...was handled by someone with contaminated hands. Hep A and Hep E do not cause chronic illness. Hepatitis B is the most common hepatitis virus. It can be transmitted from mother to infant, through sexual contact, or through contact with infected... Read more »
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Just a dubt

Posted by deddy, 6 Replies
hey guys, how are you? well, i have this question, maybe some can help me... i have 2 and 3 months negative test before insertive oral sex, BUT, now, on month 4, i have severe diarreah, enterly liquid (without fever).... do you think that this can... Read more »

Hepatitis C and Coinfection

Posted by statusCunknown, 1 Reply
...personally believe this figure is way outdated) are coinfected HIV/HCV. The leading cause of death with people with AIDS is liver related. The Hepatitis C community can learn much from AIDs advocates and activists, but more important, we need... Read more »

public relations

Posted by Anonymous
Looking for an individual who can help us with our public relations initiatives. This person should have experience in public relations, have contacts at web journals, and trade magazines and have a strong background in HIV education. Read more »

PCR test may be no longer used

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection (HR, 4.3), and alcohol use, and was negatively associated with CD4+ cell count increase; however, hepatitis virus confection did not independently predict death in either cohort. Hemoglobin was negatively... Read more »