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Hepatitis Specialist

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Hepatitis B positive

My doctor told me that my test result shows Hep B positive but not critical??? He asked me to check again after six month without having any medication. Should I concern why I don't have any medication yet? Please let me know what I should do. Thank...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...Hepatitis B is a very confusing illness. I would suggest that you see a doctor who is a liver or hepatitis specialist who knows about Hepatitis B. Most doctors don't really understand the illness. Good luck! DTD Read more »

Hepatitis B Treatment During Pregnancy

Hi,I was diagnosed with chronic hepatitis B about 10 years ago and recently my doctor said that I... Read more »

hepititus b carrier

Back in Aprilof this year I was tokd I had hepititus a and during that time I was suffering real... Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Hepatitis C: A Meeting Ground for the Generalist and the Specialist

...Information regarding pathogenesis and appropriate management of chronic hepatitis C continues to evolve. Educational campaigns continue to increase public awareness about hepatitis C. Clinicians must be prepared Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...Overview Statistics Transmission / Exposure Symptoms Tests Treatment Prevention / Vaccination Pregnancy and Hepatitis B Overview What is hepatitis? "Hepatitis" means inflammation of the liver. Toxins, certain... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

... Overview What is hepatitis? What is the difference between hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C? What is hepatitis C? Statistics How Read more »
HIV i-Base

Newly Diagnosed With Hepatitis C

... Newly diagnosed with both HIV and hepatitis C at the same time Are people around me now at risk? Can I pass on hepatits C through sex? Can you catch another Read more »
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specialist in NYC

Posted by mystery2009
...Need help and refferals for good HIV specialist in NYC. thanks Read more »

That old debate...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have read on here numerous times that Hep C coinfection will not delay HIV seroconversion in any meaningful way. However, it seems even Dr. Bob isn't sure where he stands on this issue as I have seen him say both that it can, and can't delay... Read more »

? regarding Hep C and pregnancy

Posted by stevetrip, 2 Replies
Can a guy living with Hepatitus C and passes it to his wife will his baby be born with Hepatitus C? Read more »

what the....?!?!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone know whether an infection by an another STD would delay seroconversion for HIV? Another thing is I've been having pain in roots of my right pubic hair area which I can't figure out. I press down and there is no tenderness or pain... Read more »