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Route For Hepatitis Vaccination

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Ask the Experts

Hiv and Hepatitis

Can you contract Hep B or C, though you've had the vaccines,and show anti-bodies, if you've had unprotected sex with them? Please elaborate.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...hepatitis C or HIV; the only vaccine is hepatitis B. It is protective in people who have had a good response to the vaccine.The best route is always to have protected sex. Read more »

what should he do?

my boyfriend have his medical checkup.the doctor said he has hepatitis b.he is working in an... Read more »

hepatitis B and alchohol

my husband has hepatitis B. can you tell me how much alchohol he can consume everyday.. he drinks 1... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for Health Professionals

... Table of Contents Overview and Statistics Hepatitis A Vaccination Hepatitis A and International Travel Postexposure Prophylaxis for Hepatitis A Overview and Statistics Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention and Control of Infections With Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings

... Stevens CE, Toy PT, Tong MJ, et al. Perinatal hepatitis B virus transmission in the United States: prevention by passive-active immunization. JAMA 1985;253:1740-5. CDC. General recommendations on immunization: recommendations of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention of Hepatitis A Through Active or Passive Immunization

...Workers Exposed to Sewage Other Settings Surveillance for Hepatitis A Rationale for Prevention of Hepatitis A Through Active Immunization Prophylaxis Against Hepatitis A Virus Infection Immune Globulin Hepatitis A Vaccine... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States

...have responded to hepatitis B vaccination with anti-HBs concentrations of > 10 mIU/mL do not require additional passive or active immunization after an HBV exposure and do not need further periodic testing to assess anti-HBs concentrations. ... Read more »
Connect With Others

hiv or not? worstnightmereever

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...frequency or dysuria.. no discharge.. no fever.. no lymphadenopathy.. 4 weeks later.. I went to my doctor.. CBC, chemistry, hepatitis serology and urine stick were all normal.. The pain continued.. at 6 weeks I begun to have a low grade... Read more »

herbs!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
A few months ago , I saw on this board an entry from a guy called Chris regarding some Chinese Herbs. He said he took Chinese Herbs (hepatic disease and Shousaikotou)and an Agaricus mushroom in Brazil and it boosted his CD4 and decreased VL. I... Read more »

Hepatitis B and C

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...have some questions that are not well answered here or in another sites. What are the possibilities of being infected with Hepatitis B from a relation with a woman via vaginal without protection? Many sites claim that the Hep B virus is... Read more »

Process of Home Access Test Results

Posted by Smalltown, 3 Replies
...concern is if the lab has even received the test. I mailed the test via FedEx on Monday AM. Don't know how far the package got in route before all flights were grounded. Just my luck the first time in history all planes are grounded and my... Read more »