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What Are Symptoms Of Hepatitis B

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signs and symptoms of hepatitis B and the effective treatment

ok...thank you Dr.Conway,I hope you'll not be annoyed. I had another question. Well,so how long will it be to get immunity after vaccination? What would be the best treatment of hepatitis B virus? Is it true that even if you are treated your still...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
It may take a month or so after you begin the immunization sequence for HBV to get measurable immunity, although you should still get the 3 injections at month 0, 1 and 6. If treatment is ever needed, many drugs are now available, such as... Read more »

hepa b management

hellow barbara, i am a second year college nursing student,then when i had my medical... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...(or 3 months) after exposure, but they can appear any time between 6 weeks and 6 months after exposure. How long do acute Hepatitis B symptoms last? Symptoms usually last a few weeks, but some people can be ill for as long as 6 months. ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Hepatitis

...local sexual health clinic. There is no cure for Hepatitis B or C. However, there are treatments that can help improve the symptoms of Hepatitis B and C. Many people use alternative or complimentary therapies such as acupuncture, herbs and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B Prevention

...How is hepatitis B virus spread? Can hepatitis B be spread by food? What is the hepatitis B carrier state? What are the symptoms of hepatitis B? How serious is hepatitis B? What are the long-term effects of hepatitis B? Why is... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for Health Professionals

Table of Contents Overview and Statistics Transmission, Symptoms, and Treatment Hepatitis B Serology Hepatitis B Vaccination Overview and Statistics What are the case definitions for reportable Hepatitis B virus (HBV) ... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

I need your help; its approach my test!!!

Posted by microclima22, 2 Replies
I apologize for my bad English language. I tell my risk vaginal sex without protection; tests: At 7 days of contact. hiv1/hiv2 total antibody-ag p24 method quimiolumiscencia. negative. * hepatitis B antigen HBsAg metoso quimiolumiscencia... Read more »

worried

Posted by chris11474, 1 Reply
i had oral sex 2 times the last one was 33 days and the other was at 70 days. i was the receiving end.can you get hepatitis b from this? i see alot of mixed emotion about it. i took a hepatitis b and c test both cam e back negative. the problem is... Read more »

HIV/HepB Coinfection and test implications

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
aI Just tested negative at about 6 weeks, but continue to have all the symptoms of ARS and more. When I say more, I also noticed a few times ive had very dark urine, and pale faeces, which I have read is a symptom of HepB. My question for anyone... Read more »