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Hepatitis Recovery

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Hepatitis A recovery

I had Hep A a month ago. My ALT-AST had almost recovered since then (ca. from 1000 to 50) and I resumed alcohol and sports. I repeated the test and ALT/AST shot up to ca.250. How long should I refrain from alcohol for and can sports (gym) also be...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...I am surprised that you had another blip up of your liver function tests quite frankly. That is not common with hepatitis A which usually resolves in one phase....not a stuttering course of recovery...I would definitely stay away from alcohol over Read more »

Hepatitis B

Hi I'm 33 yrs old. I never had any sexual experience, don't have a tatoo, never did drugs, i had my... Read more »

Hepatitis A second phase?

I had Hepatitis A two months ago and recovery was quick; a week after ALT/AST almost reached normal... Read more »
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HIV/Hepatitis C Coinfection Does Not Influence CD4+ Cell Recovery in Patients on Suppressive HAART

...M.D. Lars Peters: Hello, my name is Lars Peters. I work at the Copenhagen HIV Programme. We have done a study called "Hepatitis C Virus [HCV] Coinfection Does Not Influence the CD4+ Cell Recovery in HIV-1-Infected Patients With Maximum... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Combination of Genes May Enable Hepatitis C Recovery Without Treatment, Study Says

...A specific gene combination may explain why 20% of people infected with hepatitis C are able to clear the infection from their bodies without treatment, according to a study published in the August 6 issue of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Infection Persists After Clinical Recovery in Acute Self-Limited Hepatitis B

...Occult hepatitis B virus (HBV) often persists in the liver long after recovery becomes apparent in patients with acute self-limited infections, Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Hepatitis

... What is Hepatitis? What is the difference between Hepatitis A, B, and C? What are the signs and symptoms of active Hepatitis infection? Read more »
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insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

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 »

hepatitis B (duda solo por si hay algun medico)

Posted by Mairannnn, 2 Replies
...cual es el periodo de ventana de la hepatitis b? y ya que estamos de la c? en que lapso de tiempo es aconsejable hacer una serologia? saludos Read more »

Read this please!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...mainly manifest in people with a compromised immune system. These are the most severe conditions: -Encephalitis -Pneumonia -Hepatitis -Spleen damage -Anemia -Obstruction of the Respiratory Tract. -Convulsions Read more »