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Chances Of Getting Hepatitis C If Condom Breaks With Prostitute

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Dr. Rob, your input please? (HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION)

Dr. Bob, I have a question about HIV and Hepatitis C coinfection. I am finding conflicting information on the internet regarding whether coinfection would delay HIV seroconversion. Several sites and articles are stating that it would, but they all...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...are unwarranted. (See below.) Yell WOO-HOO and as Tony Soprano says, "Fuhgeddaboutit." Dr. Bobcurious (SEXUAL TRANSMISSION OF HEPATITIS C)(HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION)Dec 31, 2008 Hey Dr. Frascino, First off, thanks for everything... Read more »

Condom broken with prostitute, should I get PE?

Dear Doctor,I had sex with a prostitute and the condom broke. The sex lasted 8-10 minutes,... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: Cuts Raise Fears for Prostitutes' Health: Edinburgh Support Group Loses Vital Funding

... One of Scotland's oldest support groups for sex workers will be forced to cut services at the end of March after losing key financial support, officials said. National Health Service Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Camden, N.J., City Council Member Proposes Needle-Exchange Program to Prevent HIV, Hepatitis C Transmission

...examined the After Hours Project, a needle-exchange and condom distribution program aimed at injection drug users and commercial sex workers in Brooklyn, N.Y. Fernando Soto and Richard Curtis began the program in 2002 to provide needle-exchange... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Sex Workers and HIV

...teenagers after the school dance. They are certainly not long-time lovers. They are all people who are part of the sex industry -- sex workers and their clients. Are Sex Workers Spreading HIV? Historically, sex workers have been blamed for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

In South Africa: 40,000 Sex Workers, 1 Billion Condoms and the World Cup

... When South Africa plays host to the World Cup next month, experts expect some 40,000 sex workers from countries including Russia, Congo, and Nigeria will be on hand to cater to the roughly 400,000, mostly male visitors. Read more »
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Hepatitis C

Posted by saylomoon, 1 Reply
...Hola amigos, como sabran tuve una posible exposicion con agujas mi pregunta, si alguien sabe, el periodo ventana para hepatitis C, hasta cuantos anos o meses se amplia, ya que en unas paginas lei que eran 6 meses y en otras son 3 anos. tengo... Read more »

Periodo en caso de coinfeccion con la hepatitis c?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alguien me podria decir si con 6 meses seria suficiente? Read more »

HEPATITIS C SUFFERERS PLEASE READ

Posted by hepatitisC
...If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14 We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for 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 »