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What Should I Do If I Had Unprotected Sex With Someone Who Has Hep C

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unprotected sex and fear of hepB/C

hi,i had my first hepB vaccine shot march 8th 2006,arround the 15th of the same month i was drunk and went to a sex bar (dark room) several times,dont know what i did,all i know is that i was doing sex with some anonymos guy(s) (dont remeber if...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...the first place even if you were exposed. As for HCV: Wait to see what happens with testing. If you are diagnosed with acute hepatitis C, your chance of responding to treatment is extremely high.Finally, remember how difficult this has been for... Read more »

unprotected sex with a man with Hep C.

i had unprocted sex with a man who has hep c. what are my chances of getting hep c.? how long... Read more »

Hep C transmitted by unprotected sex

my friend's partner has hepitis C and my friend was wondering if she can have it cuz they have... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...strains you have, theharder both diseases are to treat. Both HIV and Hep C can pass from person toperson. HIV spreads during unprotected sex andby using contaminated needles and other drugequipment. Hep C spreads mainly by usingcontaminated... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

...to 90% of people who have ever injected drugs, even just once, have been infected with HCV. Some people have gotten HCV from unprotected sex. This is particularly true for HIV-infected men who have sex with men, people with other sexually... Read more »
The Body

Kevin Maloney -- A Co-Infection Story

...Masters degree in Public Health and starts classes in January. Kevin was actually co-infected with HIV and hepatitis C due to unprotected sex. He has just finished six months of hep C treatments, which have eradicated the virus. Listen to... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Hep C on the Radar

...Transmission Hepatitis C is transmitted through blood-to-blood contact and is generally not thought to be passed easily during unprotected sex, at least according to the results of studies among monogamous heterosexual couples. The Canadian... Read more »
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confused and scared

Posted by confused66, 1 Reply
...glands in my neck all the time. The tests were HIV AB, HIV 1/2, EIA, with reflexes. How accurate are they? I have read that unprotected sex is not a common way of transmission for Hep C because it is a blood born virus not a body fluid virus... Read more »

Positive for Hep C and now worried about HIV

Posted by Worrywart28, 2 Replies
...bisexual male but I have never used drugs and have always used protected sex. I don't see how I could have possibly have gotten HEP C but now this is making me worried about my HIV results. Anyone know how common is it to get a false positive on... Read more »

HIV Poz Bttm need sexual advice...

Posted by calmNconnected, 8 Replies
Hey guys, I tested poz in March 2009. Since then, I have recently gotten into a relationship. I let my partner know and he was little hestiant but became okay with it. What a relief, its seems he was a gift sent to me. Anyway, my question is about... Read more »

Hepatitis risk

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...unprotected sex with man with homemade tattoos and professional tattoos. What do I do? Read more »