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Can You Get Hep B With A Condom

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Hep B Risk, Condom Slip. Please answer me ....

Dr. Barbara - Thanks for the Forum like this. I met a Sex worker 40 Days Back. I used Latex condom and i was behind her. I lost erection in middle and condom slipped up to the Penis Head. My Penis head is covered with condom. I remember , my penis...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Your risks are low of contracting Hepatitis B from this exposure. However you should definitely get vacccinated with the full series. Incubation period lasts from one to four Read more »

hep b and french kissing

can I get hep b by french kissing someone who has hep b? If we use condoms is it safe to have... Read more »

please please reply

please answer - i have tried to read thru the archives but am gettng mixed messages - i had sex... Read more »
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Hepatitis Info Sheet

... Hepatitis Chart Hepatitis A Hepatitis B Hepatitis C How do you get it? Hep A is passed between people through rimming (anal-oral sex), dirty plates, and Read more »
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Hepatitis: Overview

...sewage in it, or through food that 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... Read more »
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Condoms

... What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths Read more »
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Drug Use and HIV

...Injection and Infection HIV infection spreads easily when people share equipment to use drugs. Sharing equipment also spreads hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and other serious diseases. Infected blood can be drawn up into a syringe and then get... Read more »
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Hep Question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I was tested neg for HIV but now I am worried about hep b cause I Am in Asia and hep b is pretty common here according to the CDC. Since I always use condoms is there reason to test Read more »

Oral - HIV/HSV-2/Hep B

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I know that the odds of getting HIV via oral sex are very low, but what about HSV-2 or Hep B ? What is the likelihood with only 1 brief oral encounter (cunnilingus) ? Read more »

Confused

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... Question 1: How soon should I test for Hep B? Recently the condom broke when I was performing insertive anal intercourse. I will get an HIV antibody test in 6 months, but Read more »

i am a prostitute.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...then ? I can't switch to other profession, i don't know anything else. I shall feel guilty to do it againg with a customer (condom breaks now and then) on the whole i keep on posponding the test. I guess its going to be like that. What do you... Read more »