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Hepatitis D Transmission

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is there any risk of HIV and Hepatitis transmission?

I work in a research lab. Yesterday, I caught some plastic material that holds eppendroff tubes. These were from the hospital waste and the materials were most probably to test blood or other human fluids. I holded the plastic materials with bare...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
What you need to do is report this to your supervisor and the occupational health department at the facility where you work. There are standard protocols for evaluating an exposure and whether testing and prophylactic treatment is warranted.From... Read more »

Hepatitis transmission ? please respond!!!

Hi, I have just a quick question for you. I had protected vaginal intercourse with a man. I... Read more »

ocular hiv or hepatitis transmission ??

Hello, Doc.I visited a dentist. Before begining the procedure, i got a few drops from... Read more »
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Hepatitis C Transmission

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TheBodyPRO.com

Hepatitis C Transmission Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men Is Occurring Primarily in Men Older Than 35

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV researchers and read her explanation of a study she presented at CROI 2009. I'm... Read more »
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Controversial Aspects of Hepatitis C Transmission, Monitoring, Care and Treatment

Sexual transmission Safety of light-to-moderate alcohol intake Liver biopsy Access to treatment for drinkers Access to treatment for injecting drug users How long to treat genotype 2 and 3 Retreatment:... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Detachable Needles on Syringes Promote Hepatitis C Transmission, Study Says

In San Francisco Friday at the 17th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, Yale University School of Medicine researchers will present a study, reportedly the first of its kind, of the viability of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in used... Read more »
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New ways of transmission between partners?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I hope this post doesn't come off as juvinile.
I am in a situation that I am sure many of you are in. My partner is positive and I am currently negative. I am rather comitted to staying negative though I am more committed to my life with the man I... Read more »

Hepatitis and Seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
People have been posting that if you are coinfected with Hepatitis C, you will need longer to seroconvert for HIV.

Does anybody know anything about transmission about Hepatitis C? I know that B can be transmitted sexually, but most things I've seen... Read more »

Hepatitis B and C

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Searching for some info here I became aware about the possibility of being infected with other things apart from HIV. I have some questions that are not well answered here or in another sites.

What are the possibilities of being infected with... Read more »

Female To Male Transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
What is the liklyhood for a male to contract HIV from a female from a 1 time exposure. Thanks Read more »