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Hep C And Late Seroconversion

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Really worried, late seroconversion from HIV and Hep C

Hi my name is Rodrigo, first of all I'm sorry if my english is a little bad, I'm from Peru (we speak spanish here). Please I'm really worried. I had anal sex without a condom 4 and a half months ago, so I got tested with an ELISA...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Although your stools might be a little light, I doubt that means HCV infection because you would also be jaundiced (yellow) then too. I agree with getting your HIV checked again but all looks good for you so far.I would not worry about the late... Read more »

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Hep c delays seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I just found info that Hep c will delay seroconversion for Hiv test John Hopkis web site says that Hiv test will show positive 10-14 days after infection but Hep C can delay it to 6-8 weeks.does anyone know what are the symptoms of HEPc ?

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hiv and hep c

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
exposed to hepc and hiv tested at 6 months neg tested for
hepc antibodies neg. am i neg still scared about late seroconversion Read more »

miami florida number

Posted by Anonymous
If anybody would like to speak to a hiv and hepc counselor the number is 1-305-893-7992 they are more educated about hiv and delayed seroconversion
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lymph nodes

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Have lymph nodes in my jaw and the pain is shooting to my ear and then my head. Afraid to take anything exposed to hiv
and hep c blood. Went ID doctor he said hepc can delay hiv
3 months. I am going to buy home acsess test today.
What scares me the... Read more »