Is Anemia Contagious

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Anemia..how to get it?

Like if a person just has ONLY ANEMIA...(NO AIDS NO HIV)..can someone else contact it by kissing the person who has anemia? by having sex with the person who has anemia?Also same question about kissing and sex for Thalassemia? both the major and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Anemia, thalassemia major and thalassemia minor are not contagious and therefore not transmissible by kissing, shagging or doing the hokey pokey as you turn yourself around. And that's what it's Read more »

anemia and oral sex

...are an expert in both of these fields.question 1 is anemia contagious? my roomate (former lover... Read more »

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...stopping (due to the withdrawal of Epivir, which is contained in Combivir) and hematologic (blood-related) toxicity including anemia and neutropenia. May be taken with food to decrease potential nausea associated with AZT. Rare but potentially... Read more »
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Retrovir

...Zidovudine (AZT) has been associated with alteration of various cells in the blood through bone marrow suppression, resulting in anemia (low red blood cell counts) and/or neutropenia (low white blood cell counts), particularly during the first... Read more »
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