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Dealing With Hep When You Have Hiv

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HEP AND HIV transmission?

Hi there,I know this might be a silly question but my next door neighbour who has HIV has a cat and the cat came in our house, i was stroking it, and it scratched me!! is it likely that if it scratched the owner before it came in my house and...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
No chance. Would not worry about this. Read more »

Hep & HIV

Hi Doctor:I'm HIV+ and have been vacinated for Hep A & B. What are the synptoms of Hep C through... Read more »

hep and HIV

i was tested for HIV and hepatitis. I have hepatitis b and HIV was nagative. Doctors asked me to... Read more »
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Former Pop Star Sherri Lewis Talks About Living With HIV - HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Women

...couldn't think it. When it happened, you just couldn't tolerate it -- the pain was agonizing. Was that because it was 1987 and HIV/AIDS was almost invariably fatal? At that time, if you got a positive test, it was a death sentence. People... Read more »
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Re; co infection hep and hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...be a pest but i looked for answers to the co infection couldn't really find alot on it does any one know if being exposed to hiv and hep at the same time would slow the window period for either,also they say the window for hep is 6 months does... Read more »

hep and hiv?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...If you are exposed to hiv and hep at the same time, will that extend the window period for testing. Or will you still get a conclusive test at the 12/13 Read more »

Hep and HIV question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I tested negative for HIV at 4 1/2 months after last sexual intercourse.( 5 1/2 months after unprotected vaginal and 4 1/2 months after unprotected oral) Read more »

HEP B, HEP C, & HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If one was infected with HEP B or C and took and HIV test at 12, 15, and 17 weeks (excessive testing I know, can't help it) would a negative test be accurate or not? 17 weeks out Read more »