Hepatitis B Community
about hepatitis b
About This Community:

This forum is an un-mediated, patient-to-patient forum for questions and support regarding Hepatitis B. Topics in this forum include but are not limited to, Causes, Diagnosis, Family and Relationships, Living With Hepatitis B, Research Updates, Treatment, Success Stories, Support, Symptoms.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

about hepatitis b

my brother diagnosed with hepa B . he is married with 4 kids, as what i heard about this sickness that it is a transferable disease . but when his wife and kids undergo a medical check up the doctor find they are negative  from this illness. does it mean that my brother sickness is differ from other hepatitis B? is there any classification of this illness?
Related Discussions
5 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
If your brother's wife and children are immune to HepB, they will be negative with HepB even though your brother has HepB.

Want to learn more?  Read:

http://www.medhelp.org/health_pages/Hepatitis/HepB-Introduction--Welcome-Page/show/34?cid=153

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hepatitis-b/DS00398

Hope they help.
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
for short , he has been playing around with ***** , and he got hepa b
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
play girl  or club girls
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Yes, while your brother is infected he can give the disease to others.  That doesn't mean he definitely will.  But caution should be exercised if he is in the acute phase especially.  

His family should be vaccinated if they haven't been already.
Blank
181575_tn?1250202386
Why do you assume that the person got HepB from playing around?

Don't assume that.  The majority of chronic HepB has nothing to do with "playing around".
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Hepatitis B Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Hepatitis Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
stef2011
Italy
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
veteranB
CA
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
StephenCastlecrag
Australia
9624973_tn?1413019730
Blank
melcul
United Kingdom
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
luckyman316
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
waschool
Ghana