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How Long Does It Take For The Results Of A Hepatitis B Test?

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Hebatitis B vacination and HIV Test (HEPATITIS B VACCINE AND HIV TESTS, 2009)

Dear Doctor,I have just proceeded a donation and wondering how to do a blank donations to be directly withdrawn from my accounts quarterly, a small amount but feel to do it.I have searched troughs your treads and did not find such subject posed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...could cause a false positive on the ELISA I am taking in 2 weeks? (some sources indicate this could happen, but don't say how long one should wait after getting the vaccine). Please help! -confused & worried P.S. - I really should have added a... Read more »

Increased ALT and HIV

Hi Doc,Bit of a background.Around 7 months back, I had an unsafe exposure with a female. We had... Read more »

Where to get DNA PCR test for Hepatitis B?

Dear Dr. Dieterich:In one of your previous answers you mentioned a DNA PCR test for Hepatitis B... Read more »
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Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...Hepatitis C can also begin as acute infections, but in some people, the virus remains in the body, resulting in chronic disease and long-term liver problems. There are vaccines to prevent Hepatitis A and B; however, there is not one for Hepatitis... Read more »
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HIV Health Checklist

...booster shots more than once every 10 years, or after 5 years if injured Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine usually gives life-long protection. If you did not get these vaccines as a child, you should get an MMR vaccination. However, this live... Read more »
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How HIV Drugs Get Approved

... Why Does It Take So Long to Approve New Drugs? What Are the "Phases" of Clinical Trials? How Do We Know if a Drug Works? Using Unapproved Drugs Read more »
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U.S. Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines

...following goals for HIV therapy. Treatment goals are the same for people starting therapy and those who have been on therapy for a long time: Reduce viral load as much as possible for as long as possible Restore or preserve the immune system ... Read more »
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...old state and territory blood donation/transfusion services. [edit] Relationship with CSL ARCBS and its predecessors had a long-standing relationship with the Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL), a government medical body founded in 1916. The... Read more »

HEP B, C from Dr. Dieterich

Posted by Anonymous
...----Q: Could you please tell me how long after possible exposure, one should be tested for Hepatitis A B & C. How long before they show up on the tests? ----A: Most Read more »

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Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...doctor in the United States during a routine physical exam. As for coinfections, the clinical situation is even worse; diagnostic tests for hepatitis B or hepatitis C are not available at all. A greater tragedy is unfolding on the tuberculosis... Read more »

Any other guys out there had Hepatitis-B??

Posted by MarkyMark, 9 Replies
I have been goin through an acute episode of Hepatitis-B for 3 months now and cant seem to find anyone out there who has also gone through this and i have no one to talk to, I feel sooo alone and stressed out over this entire episode, I am hoping... Read more »