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Hep C Virus Lifespan On Hard Surfaces

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Confused after reading some Hep C and HIV answers and questions!(HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION, 2010)

Hi, Doctor, I had written to you previously and made a donation of $50, all I could afford, sorry. I'm a mother of three and now I am really terrified. When reading some of the answers related to Hep C delayed seroconversion with HIV, noticed you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...past the exposure. After 3 months of the exposure i got tested for Hepatitis C, it was negative. The reason i got tested for Hep C is that i read in your forums that it might delay hiv seroconversion.Now i did not get tested for any other STD's... Read more »

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... Read more »

Very much worried and confused, Please help me to woo hoo

Dr Bob , Please help. I have contributed $35 for noble cause you are doing . I have question... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

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 Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

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 What Is Hepatitis C? The hepatitis C Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

...hardier than HIV, and therefore more difficult to destroy. It has not been proven that using bleach for 2 minutes also kills the Hepatitis C virus. It's possible that blood containing Hepatitis C can remain infectious outside of your body for up... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...hepatitis A, B, C, D, E and G viruses, or HAV, HBV, and so on. Over 90% of cases of hepatitis are caused by hepatitis A, B, or C. Viral hepatitis can be acute or chronic. Acute means the first few weeks to months after you get hepatitis. You may... Read more »
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Brits convict man of infecting friend with HIV

Posted by ScotCharles
...AN ITALIAN chef who boasted of having had 200 lovers was convicted yesterday of knowingly infecting a girlfriend with HIV and hepatitis C. Giovanni Mola, 38, refused to wear condoms after beginning a sexual relationship with the woman in... Read more »

reactivation of ebstein bar virus

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have high levels of herpe virus in blood no outbreaks was exposed to hiv + and hep c+ with high viral loads for both. If iam coinfected and reactivaton of ebv could i have a delayed seroconversion. I also have Read more »

Hepatitis C and Coinfection

Posted by statusCunknown, 1 Reply
...opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Shari and I am not infected with HIV, (this by shear luck only). I AM infected with Hepatitis C and the virus has caused severe damage to my liver. Over 5 million Americans in this country are... Read more »

Confused

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...vaccinated right away. DTD Here is that post I was wanting you to see. Did you use protection? I REALLY would not worry about hep C, it is extremely hard to catch. If you shared a needle with her sure, be worried. I have a boyfriend that... Read more »