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what about smoking marijuana when you have hepatitis? does it have negative effects? and if you are getting Harvoni?
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im svr for last 9 years. if i reuse my own syringe for vaccination purpose, can i be reinfected with my own blood?
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hello, i've been infected hepatitis c 4-5 month ago accidentally. i am 19 and my genotype is 3a. i am starting treatment in 28 and doctor...
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I recently got my blood results and on the paper it shows negative for mainly everything but at the bottom for hepatitis C: signal/cut of...
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I went to barber's shop and he trimmed my beard using comb and scissors. I had some pimples under my beard. Can I get hepatitis b or c i...
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Hi everyone. last Sunday a friend give me he's small bag of coke to go and take a line. Then I noticed that in my hands I had some blood ...
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Can Hep C cause High blood pressure. CAuse once in a while I get high blood pressure for 3minutes episode and then I go months without ha...
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I was in dentist clinic this morning, accidentally water from bowl flew to my eyes because of pressure of water, (patients use to gorgle...
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HEPATITIS VIRAL LOAD (HCV RNA) QUANTITATIVE REAL TIME PCR @ (Real time PCR -taqman technology) BIO .REF LEVEL <21 and test result as...
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I am at a loss. All I read and research says you loose weight when you have HepC. In 6 months, I gained 24 pounds and am miserable. My...
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My sister is in stage 4 cirrhosis, decompensted. She has had Hep C since she was 20 yrs old and is now 62. Her doctors have said they wil...
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Daclatasvir and sofosbuvir combination therapy can be used to treat pen-genotypic hepatitis C. Sofosbuvir and velpatasvir combination the...
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I joined this forum 4 years ago and finally finished tx for type 3 December 2015 - no side effects from the tx. Very easy I am trying t...
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I work with a client who is Hep C positive and today I took her mug and heated it up for her, I have hangnails of my skin but no visible ...
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I had Fibrosure done, and grade is F3. My question is, will Harvoni fix the fibrosis, or just halt the damage once virus is cleared?
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I am a nurse on a psych unit. I have just had a positive hep c test. I have NO idea how I got this because the only needle stick I have h...
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just told I had hep c. a week ago..i have had 3 knee surgeries and am in pain most of the time. I was on tramadol but my dr. refuses to g...
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So many questions don't know where to begin, What test does he need to take to know the severity of the disease? What is the life expect...
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I did not notice that there's a dried blood (menstrual period, I guess) on the right side of the toilet seat. I'm afraid I contacted hepa...
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Completed 12 week program of Viekira XR with ribavirin. Treatment failed still have hep C. The company claims to have nearly 100 percent ...
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