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History Of Hepatitis

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Hepatitis B

...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. However, Read more »

Hepatitis B and HIV Antibody Production

...there are studies showing that individuals with a history of Hepatitis B take longer to produce... Read more »


Hello How long would a person with both Hep C and HIV live for before experiencing noticible... Read more »
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

Health Indicators Among Low-Income Women Who Report a History of Sex Work: The Population-Based Northern California Young Women's Survey

...behavior, prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STI) and HIV, and other health concerns among women with and without a history of sex work. Of 2,543 women interviewed, 8.9 percent reported a history of sex work. Those women reported more... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

USA Today Examines HIV/AIDS Among Hemophiliacs, History of Virus in U.S. Blood Supply

... USA Today on Wednesday examined HIV/AIDS among hemophiliacs and the history of the virus in the U.S. blood supply. Hemophilia, a condition in which a person's blood does not clot normally, mostly occurs 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 »

Testing History.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
November 11, 2004 Abbott Oraquik (two weeks after very high risk exposure), negative. 1st week Feb, 2005 Abbott Determine HIV 1/2, negative. 1st week June, 2005 , same test, negative. 1st week October, 2005, same test, negative. 1st week January... Read more »

Sad history... please help me... not fair...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
It happened on October 2004, I had sex with a woman (she knew that maybe she was positive), the condom ripped... for a long while, I found out maybe 10 minutes later, blood involved... Convinced the girl to take a test, on November 2004, negative... Read more »

my history..

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
am back again, want to write abit abt me and how i possibly got not even sure where to start but i last went for a test in july 2004, and that was negative.since then i haven't had unprotected sex, except with my ex boyfriend, who i was... Read more »