Hepatitis Tongue

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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis means an inflammation, or swelling, of the liver. Viruses can cause hepatitis. Alcohol, drugs (including
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hepatitis b and syphilis

dear doctor...i have been diagnosed of hepatitis b last june because i was having jaundice...but the doctors were unsure whether the infection was acute or chronic...they didn't have the facilities to check the core hep b antibodies...anyway we're...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...No I am unaware of latent syphilis causing chronic HBV. It will be quite important to have treatment for syphilis.Recurrent tongue ulcers are usually aphthous. I doubt your latent syphilis test explains recurrent ulcers. Read more »

hepC & Tongue Ring

I am currently dating someone who has Hep C , And was worried about contacting the virus ? My question is Am I more sujectable to getting it because I have my tongue Pierced?
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...Hepatitis C is not really well transmitted sexually. If there is blood to blood contact and your tongue ring might increase that likelihood, Read more »

could this be hepatitus and hiv coinfection????window period and anxiety please pleeeeeease answer

im a male teen from the uk and recently had unprotected vaginal sex where the female had bleed throughout as she was on her period i feel so guilty and havent seen or heard from the girl since this episode and i therefore do not know her status....
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...If you tested negative after 8 months had passed since your risk, I would not suggest repeat testing. As for hepatitis viruses, the one that is transmitted the easiest is hepatitis B; hepatitis C is not commonly transmitted sexually. If you are Read more »

3 day old burn on tongue not bleeding

Hi,Thanks for this service, and for being so positive and unselfish in all that you do for everyone effected with HIV.Now, here's my question. I am Mr. abstenance, not because of I am religious freak, but because I am so anxiety prone. But...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that last part in the "As Time Goes By" song lyric, as it's hard to find a rhyme for "skanky stripper."I do not feel HIV or hepatitis testing is warranted. Certainly it's always an available option for you, but I see no medical justification for... Read more »

An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...tablet called Trizivir). Lamivudine also comes in lower dose liquid and tablet forms (called Epivir-HBV) for the treatment of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. The lower dose form of lamivudine is for individuals who have HBV infection only.... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...Buildup of lactic acid in the blood, enlarged liver,lipodystrophy Special Considerations: Get tested for hepatitis B (HBV) before taking Emtriva.Emtriva fights HBV as well as HIV. If you are co-infected with HBV and... 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 Read more »
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 »
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Question about oral sex...

Posted by pozargie, 5 Replies
1st of all SORRY for this question... I feel rather embarrassed to ask.... I just wondering how risky can ORAL ANAL SEX..be... in others words for all of you to understand "a black kiss" Is it risky for the "giver" as well as for the "receiver"??... Read more »

stressed out with the incident

Posted by john1976, 1 Reply
...when i came back home i turned my lips and very little blood came out . i spoke to the women after wards she said that she had hepatitis c and it cannot be transmitted this way . she said that she is hiv negative she has two healty kids and... Read more »

Thank You All

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...tooth. I tested again at 16 weeks, 20 weeks and today at 30 weeks. ALL HAVE BEEN NEGATIVE! In addition I tested negative for Hepatitis A,B and C, Herpes 1 and 2, Syphilis, Gonnorhea, Chlamydia, and several other STD's. Today I am claiming my... Read more »

8 week negative?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...anal. Have tested negative at 28 and 60 days so far. Continuing symptoms include: frequent urination, bowel movements, white tongue, weight loss, muscle soreness. I've called numerous help lines that tell me 95-98% of people test positive... Read more »