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Is Hepatitis A Hereditary

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Gilbert syndrome

Is gilbert syndrome a form of hepatitis and is it contagious?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thanks for your post.Gilbert's syndrome is a common (~5% of the population has it) hereditary process that leads to modestly increased levels of bilirubin (a breakdown product of red blood cells) in the blood. It's caused Read more »

inherited hepa b

hi. i am reactive with hepa b. my mother is also reactive on with the said virus.pls help me with... Read more »

Chances of being completely free from Hepatitis B?

hello doc, i'm a hepatitis B carrier and i can say that i inherited this disease from my mother... Read more »
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Treatment Action Group

Guide to Hepatitis B for People Living With HIV

...recommendedin prevention and treatment guidelines. The HBV vaccine is also available in a combinationshot with the vaccine for hepatitis A (Twinrix). Who Should Get It? Since the early 1990s, vaccination programs for newborns of mothers with... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...healthy. Hepatitis can lead to serious scarring (cirrhosis) of the liver and liver failure, which can be fatal. Many cases of hepatitis aren't treated because people either don't feel sick at all, or think they have the flu. The most common... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...drugs. They can damagethe liver. Drink lots of water. Quit or cut back on smoking. Be vaccinated to protect yourself fromhepatitis A and B. Tell your doctor if you are taking any other drugs,including prescription and... Read more »
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insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »

hepatitis B (duda solo por si hay algun medico)

Posted by Mairannnn, 2 Replies
...cual es el periodo de ventana de la hepatitis b? y ya que estamos de la c? en que lapso de tiempo es aconsejable hacer una serologia? saludos Read more »

periodo ventana en coinfeccion hepatitis c??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...por favor, ya no se que pensar. si alguien como yo a los 6 meses tiene una serologia negativa de vih y posituva de hepatitis c pero con arn hepatitis indetectable, no es segura la prueba del vih por uan posible coinfeccion? se alarga el periodo... Read more »