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Viral Hepatitis Infection

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Ask the Experts

What is AFP Tumor Marker 50.6?

Does this mean that there is cancer in the liver?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Possibly. You don't indicate why this test was obtained, whether you have a viral hepatitis infection, among other possible medical conditions. But additional tests would need to be done to confirm what that result means. Read more »

HepA Vax/Pnuemonia Vax

I finished my HepC treatment of interferon..... and am about to take the 3 mo. heptimax test. ... Read more »

CAN HEPATITIS GIVE A FALSE HIV NEGATIVE

CAN HAVING HEPATITIS GIVE A FALSE NEGATIVE ON THE HIV TEST USING ELYSA. Read more »
Articles
HIV i-Base

Other Viral Hepatitis Infections

... Hepatitis A Hepatitis B Other viral hepatitis infections Hepatitis A Hepatitis A (HAV) is found in faeces (stool). People become infectedwhen faeces from an infected person...treatment needs to be changed, then theHIV drugs that... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis means an inflammation, Read more »
AIDS Action

AIDS Action Applauds the House of Representatives on Ending the Syringe Exchange Federal Funding Ban

...hepatitis through injection drug use. Syringe exchange programs are one of our most effective means of preventing HIV and viral hepatitis infections. SEPs are cost-effective, serve as a bridge to health care services for hard-to-reach... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

OIs and Co-Infections and STIs -- Oh, My!

...through blood-to-blood contact, as well as during sex. Hepatitis C is very common among injection drug users. Symptoms of a recent viral hepatitis infection include nausea and vomiting, but hep C may not cause symptoms. Creamy white spots on the... Read more »
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HIV/HCV

Posted by Jackie__Blue, 1 Reply
...of the office for the next 3 weeks and our PCP is well.....a PCP. I can access the most of his test results on line. His Hepatitis viral load is 244,000, it was posted last night. I don't have a baseline to compare with. I don't think he's... Read more »

Fears of infecting my boyfriend.

Posted by DS86, 7 Replies
I have been positive for over two years now. I met my boyfriend a year and two months ago. We have a typical relationship, we love each other but have ups and downs. I fear that my sexual desire has been lessened because of being infected and I also... Read more »

AnalysisParalysis!!!

Posted by DFWMan, 3 Replies
...mark - but was curious: Would just 4 days be considered early for showing symptoms of ARS? Or, should I be more concerned about viral hepatitis than HIV? Looking for that place called "hope"... Thanks! Read more »

LA HEPATITIS TAMBIEN ES MORTAL? TIENE CURA?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
bueno .. saludos a todos... les cuento q he tenido relaciones sin proteccion hace un tiempo. Luego de seis meses y a pesar de mis sintomas di negativo en el examen de vih1 y vih2 a pesar de muchos sintomas. Bueno el hecho es q al leer los distintos... Read more »