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hepatitis shots and tested negative approximately a month later

Sorry for bothering again. Donation will be coming soon, I promise. My question is this; I tested HIV neg. 1 year 3 months later (no other exposures whatsoever). My good dr recommended at the beginning of me seeing him out of fear that i might...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and actual infection with a virus are two very different situations, even though they both produce anti-virus antibodies. Your negative HIV-antibody tests are conclusive, definitive and WOO-HOO-able. This is confirmed by your "4 or 5 PCR both... Read more »

Hepatitis B acute positive and negative HIV test

Dear Sir, In Agust 07 got tested for HIV and result was negative. On the 3rd of March 2008 I got... Read more »

Hepatitis Bs carrier negative of hepa Be antigent

kindly expalin to me about im positive of hepa Bs antigent negative of hepa Be antigent and im... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevalence, Incidence and Risk Factors for Hepatitis C in Homosexual Men: Data From Two Cohorts of HIV-Negative and HIV-Positive Men in Sydney, Australia

...blood. From 2001 to 2007, the participants were offered HCV screening. At baseline, HCV prevalence was 1.07 percent among HIV-negative MSM and 9.39 percent among HIV-positive MSM. In both groups, screening HCV-positive was strongly associated... Read more »
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Hepatitis C May Negatively Impact Neurocognitive Function

...un-infected patients. Differences included a lower educational level among the HCV-positive group (mean of 11.8 years) versus the HCV-negative group (mean 13.8 years), and a higher prevalence of intravenous drug use in the HCV-positive group. The... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ribapharm Loses Ruling on Hepatitis C Drug; Finding Allows Generic Competition for Ribavirin

...California-based Ribapharm and its majority owner, ICN Pharmaceuticals , ruling that a new generic formulation of Ribapharm's hepatitis C drug ribavirin would not infringe on patents owned by ICN, the Los Angeles Times reports. The ruling... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Prison Officials Should Revise Rules Outlawing Condoms to Help Prevent Spread of Diseases, Including HIV, Hepatitis C

...make them unavailable in 48 of 50 state prison systems to help prevent the spread of bloodborne diseases, including HIV and hepatitis C, among inmates, columnist Brent Staples writes in a New York Times opinion piece. U.S. prison officials... 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 »

question about test

Posted by holycow, 1 Reply
...know...I went and got a test back in january which was three and a half months after my possible exposure, the test came back negative which was awesome! but I also got my last hepatitis B shot that day before I drew blood for the HIV test, well... 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 and HIV tests

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Recently I had an exposure to blood. At 3 months the HIV test and the Hepatitis C test have both come back negative, but I still have a question. If I had hepatitis C and my body had not yet developed antibodies to it at 3 monts, and if Read more »