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Hep C Causing Small Rash Turning Into Sores

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Transmission of Hep C? (HEPATITIS C TRANSMISSION VIA SALIVA, 2010)

Dr., I so appreciate your honesty and yet I feel you are a bit naive. Transmission is a lot more common than you are letting on. I am 61 and have had hepc for most of my life. I got it from IV drug use I think. To say almost nonexistent when talking...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Thanks for your post; however, I take exception to your comment I am naive about hepatitis C transmission. My comments are based on the scientific epidemiological information that is currently available. The current science Read more »

Accidental Spit in Eye (Hep C) (HEPATITIS C TRANSMISSION)

I have the same question as asked in "blood tainted saliva in eye" asked by another visitor, but my... Read more »

Worried (SNORTING COCAINE THROUGH A ROLLED-UP DOLLAR BILL OR STRAW, 2010)

Hi thereNever used this site before, but looks really informal.Last night I took cocaine and was... Read more »
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Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
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HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? If so, this brochure answers somebasic questions about Read more »
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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...no warning. Herpes can be active without symptoms or visible signs. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV1) is the common cause of cold sores (oral herpes) around the mouth. HSV2 normally causes genital herpes. However, through sexual activity, HSV1 can... Read more »
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Ziagen

...raising a question about the interaction of abacavir and ribavirin, a drug that is currently essential for the treatment of hep C and this has led to some reluctance to use abacavir-containing regimens in someone being treated for hep C. Thus,... Read more »
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low risk contact but fever and rash??

Posted by bob111, 2 Replies
...and waist what looks like a rash??? tiny red patches on my skin of varying shapes and sizes, not uniform in pattern and again, small. im mostly better in terms of the fever, but i think my forehead still feels a little hot and i never checked to... Read more »

Rash & Sore Throat

Posted by RMT, 1 Reply
...- 10 - 15 seconds without condom) to a woman of unknown status in November last year. Some 2-3 weeks later i woke up with a small red rash on the side of my body underneath my left arm and about 5 inches below my armpit. The rash was itchy and... Read more »

hiv hep c

Posted by Anonymous
...sore in mouth and rash that did not itch and i passed it off as sun exposure and severe soremuscle in neck sent off for pcr hep c and hiv rna by pcr will get results monday please pray for me and my family Read more »

hiv hep c

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...sore in mouth and rash that did not itch and i passed it off as sun exposure and severe soremuscle in neck sent off for pcr hep c and hiv rna by pcr will get results monday plaese pray for me and my family Read more »