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Hepatitis 2

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Ask the Experts

Hepatitis C Type 2b

I have Hepatitis c Type 2b. A positive CMV-IGM ABS. Does this mean I have AIDS?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...You have the best type of hepatitis C you can have. The cure rate is extremely high. If you have no contraindications to treatment, I would discuss therapy with your Read more »

Abnormal Hepatitis C Result - 2nd try, very worried

sorry second try,what does a result of (- abnormal for HCV-Antibody mean?It says the normal is (-).... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: 2,600 Get Hepatitis Shots After Eating at Pizzeria

... The news that a Fort Wayne Pizza Hut employee had been diagnosed with hepatitis A prompted more than 2,600 people to receive preventative treatment this weekend. According to the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approval of NAT for Detection of HIV-2, HIV-1 Groups O and M, and Hepatitis B and C

...HIV-1 Group O, the MPX test simultaneously detects nucleic acid from the most common form of HIV, HIV-1 Group M, as well as the Hepatitis C Virus and the Hepatitis B Virus. The MPX test is designed for use with plasma specimens from human donors... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention and Control of Infections With Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings

... Summary Introduction Correctional Populations Health Care in the Correctional System Risk Factors for Viral Hepatitis Transmission Among Incarcerated Persons Epidemiology and Outcome of Infection With Hepatitis Viruses Preventing... Read more »
The Body PRO

Update on Management of the HIV/Hepatitis B- or HIV/Hepatitis C-Coinfected Patient

...HIV/HBV Coinfection New Data From the Literature Conclusion References Introduction Chronic infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) constitutes two of the leading causes of chronic hepatitis and... Read more »
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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 »

13 semanas Elisa Negativo pero Hepatitis A??

Posted by Jc82, 3 Replies
...resultados a las 13 semanas de mi situacion de riesgo (Sexo vaginal sin proteccion con una persona de serologia desconocida): hepatitis AigC= Positivo hepatitis (A) IgM (fase aguda)= Negativo Hepatitis B= Negativo Hepatitis C= Negativo... Read more »

tengo hepatitis?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...me han dado mis analisis pero aun tardar en ver al mdico. Podeis ayudarme a interpretar el resultado?: Anti VIH 1/2 negativo Hepatitis B: Hbs Ag positivo anti bhs 0,0 anti hb core positivo anti hb core IGM negativo Hbe Ag negativo Anti Hbe... 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 »