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Is Hepatitis Curable

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Hepatitis B Curable?

I read your answer that Hepatitis B being curable, how come my doctor does not prescribe medication for me? Is it because I'm inactive? What is the definition of inactive hepatitis? ...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
An inactive chronic carrier has evidence of hepatitis B surface antigen but no evidence of virus in the blood and the hepatitis B e antigen is negative with a positive e antibody. These patients usually have normal liver function tests. I know this... Read more »

Is Hepa B curable?

I was tested positive for Hepa-B, Is it curable and how it works? How can this be cured?Thank... Read more »

HCV curable?

You say that HCV is "curable." My doctor tells me it is not, but that it is manageable.... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Some South Africa Officials Believe AIDS Curable -- Report

South Africa's domestic news agency, SAPA, reported today that many public servants in the country believe HIV/AIDS is curable. The agency quoted results of a survey by the public Service Commission conducted in the nation's nine provinces,... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Mass Treatment for Curable STDs Has Mixed Results, Study Finds: Some STD Rates Fall, But HIV Incidence Remains Unchanged

Community-wide treatment of curable sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) reduced STD rates, and improved pregnancy outcomes, but did not reduce new HIV infections, in a recent study supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

¿Es Curable la Infección Por el VIH?

¿Qué Hemos Aprendido Acerca del VIH? La Esperanza de la Cura ¿Dónde se Esconde el Virus? El Paciente de Berlin Más Buenos Resultados Investigaciones Actuales Sobre la Cura Interrupciones del Tratamiento En Pocas Palabras ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Extensively Drug-Resistant TB Curable With Aggressive Outpatient Treatment

Aggressive treatment of extensively drug-resistant TB (XDR-TB) in HIV-negative patients can achieve high cure rates even in developing countries, a new study finds. Defined as "Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains with resistance to at least... Read more »
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Periodo ventana de la hepatitis b y c

Posted by mariana, 1 Reply
hola quiero saber cuanto es el periodo ventana de la hepatitis b y de la hepatitis c con tecnicas de busqueda de anticuerpos no de adn, quiero saber cuandoes definitivo el examen de hepatitis b y c con la tecnica de anticuerpos. 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 »

Co infeccion ( vih/hepatitis C ) elisa 12 meses?

Posted by mariana, 1 Reply
En el caso de que el virus de la hepatitis C haya sido adquirido en el mismo riesgo en el cual se adquiere vih, las pruebas de vih y hepatitis C podrian ser negativas hasta los 12 meses.

Se han visto casos en que el VHC examen de anticuerpos no... Read more »

HEPATITIS C SUFFERERS PLEASE READ

Posted by hepatitisC
If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14

We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for your participation.

We are also giving incentives for qualifying referrals!

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