So here is my question, a week ago I had a prostate check and after the exam I noticed that the Doctor did not use a glove for this which to me is very unprofessional. I have hemorroids and after the prostate check there was some blood from them and currently I am experiencing burning and stomach pain. Is there anyway I can get Hep A,B,C from this or any other disease? I wanted to know before having intercourse with my wife (which is pregnant) and I dont want to take any chances
Hi, strict hygienic measures are needed to prevent Hepatitis B infection. Hepatitis B can spread through improper techniques, if there has been mixing of blood or body fluids. You can get yourself tested to know the exact status. Also, there is vaccination for hepatitis B, please have yourself vaccinated. Regards.
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.