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Can Mosquitoes Carry Hepatitis

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Hep C & Mosquito bites

Can Hepatitis C be spread by Mosquito bites ?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Absolutely not.Enjoy the summer but still avoid mosquitoes which can carry other infections such as West Nile. Read more »

Transmission from bugs or insects...

Hi Dr. Bob,I know that you have answered questions about transmission from mosquiotos alot but I... Read more »

I know...QTND

Hi Dr. Bob,I know that a QTND is, can mosquitos transmit HIV....But I am wondering can the little... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...hugging, using a toilet, drinking from the same glass, or the sneezing and coughing of an infected person)? Can I get HIV from mosquitoes? Can I get HIV while playing sports? Has HIV been transmitted from body fluids placed in restaurant... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...baby via breast milk with their doctor. Ways in Which HIV Is NOT Transmitted Insect Bites HIV is not transmitted by mosquitoes, flies, ticks, fleas, bees or wasps. If a bloodsucking insect bites someone with HIV, the virus dies almost... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous
...and these young people may be putting themselves at great risk." The report dispels myths that the virus could be spread by mosquitoes and recommends that the U.S. not pursue mandatory testing or quarantines. Many are surprised that Koop, an... Read more »

Proof

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
A user in the other section said she sat on a needle and got HIV, its very possible and it has happened before, my question is has anyone ever heard of this happening ? and do they know anyone tht this has happened to ? or say sat on a needle and... Read more »

insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

I got Carried away?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hey friends, I need some serious advice. I was drunk last night and i went with a girl whom i knew since last year but then i was away for my studies to London and came back lack month and called this girl whom i met last year through soem of my... Read more »