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Incubation Period For Hepatitis A

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Acute Hepatitis post window period/sero conversion

Hi Barbara, I very much appreciate your service for this entire world to give valuable information on HIV. Through archives, I understood window period for HIV can be extended till 1 year if coinfection of HIV and Hepatitis happens during...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...applies. If you are diagnosed with acute HCV infection, you will need further follow-up testing for HIV. However, the symptoms of hepatitis are very nonspecific, so I would not jump to any conclusions without blood testing. Read more »

Hepatitis C window period

Hi, please could you tell me the correct window period for Hepatitis C, I have received conflicting... Read more »

Acute Hepatitis post window period/sero conversion

Thanks a lot Barbara for your timely reply.Finally I have some more questions. Please clarify it.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Oklahoma: No Appeals Filed During Settlement Protest Period for Hepatitis C Exposure Lawsuit

...A period set aside for participants to oppose a $25 million settlement of a lawsuit regarding exposure to hepatitis C has passed without Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for Health Professionals

...2 months, although 10%–15% of symptomatic persons have prolonged or relapsing disease for up to 6 months. What is the incubation period for Hepatitis A? The average incubation period for Hepatitis A is 28 days (range: 15–50 days). ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for Health Professionals

...inactivated poliovirus (IPV) vaccine. Cannot be administered before age 6 weeks or after age 7 years. TWINRIX®: Combined Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B vaccine. recommended for persons aged ≥18 years who are at increased risk for... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Questions and Answers on Hepatitis A Outbreaks Associated With Eating Raw or Undercooked Green Onions (Scallions)

...that restaurants can take actions to protect their customers. Q7: What are the symptoms of hepatitis A? A7: The average incubation period for hepatitis A is 28 days (range: 1550 days). This means that symptoms of hepatitis A develop within 50... Read more »
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Hepatitis and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...( Here the good doctor advises that if co infected with hepatitis, he recommends TESTING BOTH AT 6 AND 12 MONTHS????? Any comments and or ideas on this??? Read more »

hepatitis window peroid.

Posted by Anonymous
...Does hepatitis have a window period like hiv does? Read more »

Hepatitis and Seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...People have been posting that if you are coinfected with Hepatitis C, you will need longer to seroconvert for HIV. Does anybody know anything about transmission about Hepatitis C? I know that Read more »

Hepatitis C, HIV and Seroconvertin

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...on here and all about how you take longer to become posivite - or atl east those nurses did - and they were coinfected with hepatitis C and HIV. so what's that mean? does that mean that the window period doesn't work if we're talking about... Read more »