Insertive Oral Sex And Hbv

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Chances of HBV transmission receieving oral sex

i am 30 male.What is the chances of HBV transmission by receiving Oral Sex from female? I had vaccine 3 years ago with schedule 0-1-2-12 but i did not get it 12 months does. Actually i got accinated on 0- 1 month - 3 months after 1 doesBut...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...this a risk.As for your vaccine status...since it is a bit unclear, I would recommend getting a test for surface antibodies to HBV to see if you have a response. If not a booster will probably do the trick. Read more »

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