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Hepatitis Vaccine and Blood Test Results?

Hi Doctors,Thanks for your website.My girlfriend recently had the third (and final) jab in her series of vaccines for hepatitis B. Her labs prior to this were CD4 670 and VL 6000. The vaccine made her feel like she had flu for a few days after, but...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...cell count has fluctuated but the CD4 pool of cells is staying about the same. I understand your concern, but would not worry.Hepatitis B vaccine is a good idea for people with HIV who do not have immunity to this virus from prior exposure. ... Read more »

inactive hepatites b

my fiance has inactive hepatites b and i don't know if it is danger or not? and if it can be active... Read more »

Is Hepatitis b cureable

I have recent discover that I may have a change of having hepatitis b. My main question is can... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Blood Tests for Hepatitis B Recalled

... On Monday, Johnson & Johnson and U.S. regulators said the company has recalled some blood tests for hepatitis B virus because they may give false negative results. The affected products, which were distributed in the United Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FDA Approves Device to Test Blood Donors for Hepatitis C

...Thursday, Abbott Laboratories said the Food and Drug Administration had approved its automated Prism HCV device to test for hepatitis C virus in the blood of potential donors. Already approved to test for hepatitis B, the device replaces a number... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

OraSure Gets OK for Hepatitis Test

... The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday it has approved the first rapid-result blood test for the hepatitis C virus. The test is manufactured by OraSure Technologies, which already has approval to sell it in Europe. Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...and SGPT). High blood levels can be a sign of hepatitis. See Fact Sheet 122 for more information on liver function tests. Blood tests also look for the viruses that can cause hepatitis. Testing for hepatitis is recommended for all HIV+ people.... Read more »
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donating blood

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does the Red Cross notify people if their blood test + for HIV or hepatitis? Read more »

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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 »

GOT MY RESULTS BACK...

Posted by Eclipse, 3 Replies
...I called into the center and got my results for my blood test of syphillis, h.i.v, Hepatitis, and they all came back satisfactory. Now i can walk around with a clear head. Those on here who Read more »

Hepatitis and HIV tests

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Recently I had an exposure to blood. At 3 months the HIV test and the Hepatitis C test have both come back negative, but I still have a question. If I had hepatitis C and my body had not yet developed antibodies Read more »