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History Of Hepatitis A

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Hepatitis B

I just want to ask you a question?I am 25 years old guy and i have taken both the doses of Hepatitis B vaccine and dont have any history of Hepatitis B and never indulge in sex with out proctection. What are the chances of getting Hepatitis B if...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...I would check your hepatitis B surface antibody to be absolutely sure that you responded to the vaccine in order to protect yourself against hepatitis B. Read more »

Hepatitis B and HIV Antibody Production

I had Hep B 7 years ago, it is not chronic. I have took an HIV antibody test at week 9 of exposure... Read more »

hepatitis c virus

what causes hepatitis c virus? was it my partner's drinking? or his past sex history? I have been... Read more »
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HIV i-Base

Natural History of Hepatitis C

...C on HIV Hepatitis C progression in HIV-positive people As with HIV, there are similar terms to describe thenatural history of HCV infection. Acute infection (0-6 months) Acute infection refers to the first six months after... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Natural History and Treatment of Hepatitis C

...approximately 40% of people taking interferon reduce their dose and 15% discontinue therapy due to side effects. Persons with a history of psychiatric disease or thyroid disease should not be treated with interferon. Several studies have shown... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A Vaccination of Men Who Have Sex With Men -- Atlanta, Georgia, 1996-1997

...or advertisements in an Atlanta newspaper aimed at homosexuals. Of 178 men who had not been previously vaccinated or had no history of hepatitis A (i.e., nonimmune), 34 (19%) received the hepatitis A vaccine during the campaign. Most (23 [68%] of... Read more »
American Society of Clinical Oncology

Study Finds Association Between Hepatitis B and Pancreatic Cancer

...there may be an increased risk of liver failure after chemotherapy treatment among patients with pancreatic cancer who have a history of hepatitis B infection. Dr. Hassan noted that if their findings are confirmed, oncologists may want to... Read more »
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ARS case histories &stress about the window period

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...9.5 weeks after a risky exposure and I'll test again at three months, but after reading recent posts (especially the patient histories and the one from 9-11 called "three month tests") I've become extremely worried. How often do people get false... Read more »

today news

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Australian Red Cross. It is the body primarily responsible for blood donation and related services in Australia. Contents [hide] 1 History 2 Relationship with CSL 3 Infectious diseases 4 External links [edit] History Initially, the Red... Read more »

closure on testing -- question for JackieBlue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...definitive? I believe that all I have read says yes. Second, does the elivated liver test indicate anything with regard to hepatitis that I should be concerned. I asked the Dr. and he said no, but I know nothing whatsoever about hepatitis ---... Read more »

blood donation again

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Hey there! Is it possible for blood not to be visible to the eye, but nonetheless could it transmit dangerous virus? I'm the guy with the blood donation session, when the nurse was touching the hole on my arm, from which I donated blood. Read more »