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Gamma Globulin Protection From Hep B

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Can certain Vaccines lead to a False Positive?

In 1989 I had Hep B and was treated. In 1994, I received a yellow fever shot and gamma globulin for military deployments in Central America. In 1995, I received HBV #1 vaccination. In October 19918 during an annual physical i tested positive. ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
If your HIV antibody test is confirmed positive then you most likely are infected but if that test is negative then quite likely not infected. Recommend consultation with an HIV expert if results unclear. KH Read more »

hepatitis B & pregnancy

A primi with 7 weeks pregnancy . The investigations show HBsAg positive & HBeAg also positive . Is... Read more »

Hep B risk to baby?

I took my 1 month old baby with me to drop my pre-school aged kids off at school. Well, my... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...screening, however, should prevent all but a very, very few cases. No other blood products are suspected of transmitting HIV. Gamma globulin or hepatitis B vaccines do not transmit HIV. Gamma globulin, however, can temporarily transmit HIV... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Hepatitis B: The Other Hepatitis Virus

...significant problem for many people with HIV, but it isn't the only virus that can cause hepatitis (inflammation of the liver). HIV/hepatitis B virus (HBV) is another common co-infection and, like HIV/HCV co-infection, can cause severe liver... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Comparing Three Viruses: HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C

...   HIV Hepatitis B (HBV) Hepatitis C (HCV) EPI Slowly progressing disease, with ~10 years to life threatening stage. High mortality if Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

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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Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Results 1.Anti-carbohydrate antibodies 52,19,13 2.Naturally-occurring antibodies 5,19 3.Passive immunization: receipt of gamma globulin or immune (as prophylaxis against infection which contains antibodies) 18, 26, 60, 4, 22, 42, 43, 13 ... Read more »

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Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Results 1.Anti-carbohydrate antibodies 52,19,13 2.Naturally-occurring antibodies 5,19 3.Passive immunization: receipt of gamma globulin or immune (as prophylaxis against infection which contains antibodies) 18, 26, 60, 4, 22, 42, 43, 13 ... Read more »

duda

Posted by help56, 3 Replies
Hola, no se si alguin paso por lo mismo que yo, hace 06 semanas tuve relaciones solo vaginales con preservativo con una chica un tanto facil, solo penetracion vaginal y ella me hizo sexo oral sin proteccin, el problema es que se encontraba en el... Read more »