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Hep A And B Shots

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Hep A & B shots and HIV test

Happy Halloween Dr. Bob!I was given my first round of Hep A and Hep B vaccination shots this afternoon and two hours after this I decided to get an HIV 3rd generation antibody test done. Will the Hep A and B vaccine currently in my bloodstream...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nope. It takes a number of weeks for a vaccination to kick in and antibodies to be produced. Your test results will be accurate.You're welcome.Dr. Bob Read more »

reaction to hep A B shot

I am in the process of planning an extended overseas tripand was given thwe initial hep A B shot.... Read more »

Hep B shots again

I am not sure whether I received the hep b shots when I was younger and I am forced to prove to the... Read more »
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Update on Management of the HIV/Hepatitis B- or HIV/Hepatitis C-Coinfected Patient

... Chronic infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) constitutes two of the leading causes of chronic hepatitis and cirrhosis worldwide. 1-3 Because HIV, HBV and HCV share common transmission routes involving blood -- for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...cause hepatitis. Hepatitis is also the name of a family of viral infections that affect the liver>; the most common types are Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C. What is the difference between Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C?... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Researchers Clone Infectious Hepatitis C Virus

...cause of the many cases of hepatitis, often acquired through blood transfusions, that could not be attributed to either the hepatitis A or B viruses. Since then, researchers have detected HCV genetic sequences and antibodies in patients with... Read more »
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Immune Reconstitution May Trigger Hepatic Flares in HIV/Hepatitis B Coinfected Patients Starting HAART

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 »
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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 »

hepatitis B (duda solo por si hay algun medico)

Posted by Mairannnn, 2 Replies
...cual es el periodo de ventana de la hepatitis b? y ya que estamos de la c? en que lapso de tiempo es aconsejable hacer una serologia? saludos Read more »

hepatitis B

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Dr. Urkie. gracias por contestar nuestras preguntas y por el tiempo que le dedica a esta pagina. tengo duda sobre la hepatitis cual es el periodo ventana? he leido informacion pero no entiendo muy bien por que se dice que el virus de saparece de... Read more »