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Fulminant Hepatitis

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fulminant hepatitis

...What is fulminant hepatitis? Is it diagnosed by incredibly high liver enzymes or bilirubin? What causes fulminant hepatitis?
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...Fulminant hepatitis is severe liver failure caused by any number of things, like viruses, drugs or other infections. It is very serious and people Read more »

Viramune Flaws through Research Testing

Today a report was published about flawed drug tests in regards to Viramnue effectiveness. My... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for Health Professionals

...disease. Persons with chronic liver disease who have never had Hepatitis A should be vaccinated, as they have a higher rate of fulminant Hepatitis A (i.e., rapid onset of liver failure, often leading to death). Persons who are either... Read more »
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Hep Alphabet

...many as 125,000 to 200,000 infections annually, of which 84,000 to 134,000 are symptomatic and 100 of which lead to death from fulminant hepatitis. HAV does not lead to chronic infection, but the acute stage can be prolonged; there is a relapse... Read more »
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Rapid Liver Fibrosis Occurring More Frequently Among HIV-Infected Men Newly Coinfected With Hepatitis C

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. It is these women and men who are transforming HIV treatment and care. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Adverse Events for PEP Attributed to Nevirapine

...virus (HIV) exposure * . In one case, a 43-year-old female health-care worker required liver transplantation after developing fulminant hepatitis and end-stage hepatic failure while taking NVP, zidovudine, and lamivudine as PEP following a... Read more »
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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 »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »

Pinksters test results:

Posted by coby, 9 Replies
I told you I would let you know what came back and what he said so here it goes. Doc called at 6:00 tonight and all my tests were back, this is what he had to say. My EIA was negative, my Westergreen was normal, my cd4 is 1180 and my HSF was in the... Read more »

seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
has anyone heard of this after 12 weeks Read more »