Streptococcal Infections And Hepatitis
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Recent epidemiological studies have found increasing rates of hepatitis C in MSM (men who have sex with men). See below. Associated risk factors include HIV infection, intravenous drug use, fisting and use of GHB (gamma hydroxyl butyrate).... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineThere are some data that suggest that women more commonly clear acute Hepatitis C than men. Another predictor of clearance is the finding of symptoms and jaundice (turning yellow). I follow my patients with serial HCV RNA tests to see what the... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineYour viral load is still on the lower end of the scale for most chronic patients so I think you would respond well to treatment if therapy is started. Your liver biopsy will have to indicate a certain amount of scarring before your doctor will... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineIt is true that hepatitis B infection can "reactivate" after being dormant when a person is exposed to something that will suppress their immune system (like chemotherapy). There are a few case reports of this happening even in patients... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWere your tests for STDs, AIDS, TB and hepatitis?...
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Posted by nightsunamican 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 »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplySearching for some info here I became aware about the possibility of being infected with other things apart from HIV. I have some questions that are not well answered here or in another sites.
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 Repliesif you had sex with a person who has hepatitis and HIV at the same time, can you contract both HIV and hepatitis or if you get hepatitis from a person who has HIV also, can you get HIV or vice versa? Read more »
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