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HIV/HEPATITIS Treatment

I am HIV+ now for at least 5 years now. I have been diagnosed with HEP B at the same time. The Hep went intoremission soon after. It is now back (chronic) and my viral load is now detectable.I am seeing a specialist "GI" doctor. He tells me that he...
Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Response from Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Fundacion Gatroenterologia De Diego
Immunosupresed patients usually do not respond to interferon treatment for chronic Hep.B.The progression to advanced liver disease in HBV require a competent immune system, that is not present in HIV.Fortunately, this disease is more benign in... Read more »

Hepatitis B Treatment?

Which therapy is better? Shots or Pills?? Thank you Read more »

TRANSMISSION OF HEPATITIS C AFTER TREATMENT

I HAVE A FRIEND WHO WAS TREATED FOR HEPATIS C 4 YEARS AGO AND ALL RECENT BLOODWORK SHOW NO SIGNS OF... Read more »
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PWA Health Group

Hepatitis Treatment Update

...(brand name Zadaxin) has been approved in Mexico as a flu vaccine booster. Hopefully, Mexican approval for the treatment of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C will follow shortly. Thymosin is an injectable synthetic version of a naturally occurring... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Denial of Prisoner's Hepatitis Treatment "Cruel and Unusual," Court Says

...A recent ruling by a New York panel of judges said prison officials' denial of medical treatment for a Sing Sing inmate with hepatitis C amounted to "cruel and unusual punishment in violation of the Eighth Amendment." Four judges of the state... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Hepatitis C Treatment and Management

... Hepatitis C treatment: how, why, when Who needs treatment? How is hepatitis C treated? What is pegylated interferon? How long Read more »
Treatment Action Group

A Critical Review of the Research and Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and Hepatitis & HIV Coinfection

...Credits and Acknowledgements Dedication Foreword Introduction Epidemiology, Modes of Transmission, & Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Virus Infection Pathogenesis, Viral Dynamics, & Immunologic Response of Hepatitis C Virus Natural... Read more »
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HIV & Hepatitis Treatment Educator

Posted by Anonymous
... HIV & Hepatitis Treatment Educator NATAP is a non-profit corporation with 501(c)3 Federal tax status. Its mission is to educate individuals about HIV... and hepatitis treatment as well as to advocate on behalf of people living with HIV/AIDS.... Read more »

Hepatitis A:Causes,Symptoms,Prevention & Treatment

Posted by nov
...This article Aalso known as infectious hepatitis, is a liver disease caused by the Hepatitis A virus, HAV. This is comparatively a mild disease which does not progress to a chronic stage. Persons who have contracted the Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
I tested HIV- at 3.5 months post possible exposure. I have on going health issues and no answers. I am waiting on blood work to see if I have been exposed to Hep C. If someone is infected with Hep c and HIV at the same time would that slow the... Read more »

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 »