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Are Hepatitis A B And C Different Viruses

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resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum: Discordant couple - Risk of HCV transmission (Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic, 2010 )

I have been HIV+ about 5 years now and take Atripla as treatment. My CD4 is 650, viral load below detection. Very recently I have also been found HCV positive. My boyfriend is HIV and HCV negative. We are very much into fisting. He is top only and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you have "had the appropriate boosters and injections against hepatitis C . . . ." You may well have been vaccinated against hepatitis A and hepatitis B, but unfortunately there is no currently available vaccination against hepatitis C.... Read more »

Treatment suggestion for Hepatitis C virus

My father is suffering from Hepatitis C virus (Genotype 3A). Doctor suggested for treatment of... Read more »

hepatitis c virus

what causes hepatitis c virus? was it my partner's drinking? or his past sex history? I have been... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention and Control of Infections With Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings

...Hepatitis D virus, a viroid (incomplete virus) that requires an active (acute or chronic) HBV infection to replicate and cause delta hepatitis virus infection, delta hepatitis, and chronic liver disease. IDUs: Injection-drug users; persons who... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Hepatitis B: The Other Hepatitis Virus

...HIV, it's a good idea to have blood work done after being vaccinated to make sure that it was successful. Being vaccinated for hepatitis A is also strongly recommended for people with HIV. A combined hepatitis A and hepatitis B vaccine called... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

A Critical Review of the Research and Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and Hepatitis & HIV Coinfection

...C Virus Infection: The Interferon Story Experimental Treatments & New Areas of Research for Hepatitis C Virus Infection Hepatitis and HIV Coinfection Current Opinions & Controversies in Hepatitis C Virus Infection Research and Policy... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevalence of Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Virus in HIV-Infected and HIV/Hepatitis C Virus-Coinfected Patients

...study, a sample of HIV patients completed a questionnaire identifying their demographic characteristics and risk factors for hepatitis C virus (HCV). A chart review was conducted to confirm the information obtained in the survey. Risk factors... Read more »
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13 semanas Elisa Negativo pero Hepatitis A??

Posted by Jc82, 3 Replies
...resultados a las 13 semanas de mi situacion de riesgo (Sexo vaginal sin proteccion con una persona de serologia desconocida): hepatitis AigC= Positivo hepatitis (A) IgM (fase aguda)= Negativo Hepatitis B= Negativo Hepatitis C= Negativo... Read more »

Hepatitis y HIV??

Posted by jsco, 2 Replies
...Hola a todos alguien tiene informacion si la hepatitis B o C hace indetectable al virus del HIV y cuanto tiempo tarda en ser dectectable si lo tenes? es el unico analisis que no me Read more »

hepatitis c oculta

Posted by lll, 4 Replies
...he leido que se descubrio que existe un tipo de hepatitis c oculta que no se detecta ni con la prueba de anticuerpos ni con PCR. Yo tengo todo los sintomas de hepatitis y aunq tengo pruebas Read more »

sobre hepatitis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...tiene esta enfremedad? Leyendo que la coinfeccin de vih y hepatitis puede retrasar la seroconversin, esto se aplica tambin a la hepatitis A o solamente a los tipos B y C? Gracias Read more »