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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Twinrix Vaccine: Yes. Two viruses one shot to begin getting immune to both. Ingenious.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: The hepatitis a virus infects humans via the fecal-oral route. The already-infected person sheds the virus in their feces and the un-infected person m ... Read More
Dr. Jason Hemming
17 years experience Gastroenterology
Fecal-Oral: Transmitted fecal-oral route but there is a theoretically small risk of pareneteral transmission (blood).
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Beach
40 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: This is described as "fecal-oral" transmission. You can have the virus on your hand, and touch your hand to your mouth, or eat contaminated food.
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Dr. Mazen Kherallah
34 years experience Infectious Disease
Self-limited: Hepatitis A virus infection is usually self-limited, and treatment consists of supportive care. Medications that might cause liver damage or are metab ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Vansaghi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Past exposure: The igg positive means you have either been infected or been vaccinated in the past and have developed an antibody. The igm negative means you are no ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Mild Adverse Effects: Side effects which are mostly minor like local swelling and soreness and redness, low grade fever, and not feeling good in few people for 48 to 72 hou ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alberto Sobrado
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Only few minutes: It depends on the temperature and the conditions. Most of the time it needs body fluids or very direct contact ( air born).
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wasserman
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
HAV IgG good or bad: If you have HAV igg it means that you have responded to HAV vaccine or have had infection with hepatitis a virus. If you are well, it means you are pr ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Seems coincidental: Rabipur is a Purified Chick Embryo Cell Vaccine (PCECV), not known to CAUSE neurological side effects. A rare patient can get neurological problems af ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Hep a &b vaccines: Hepatitis b vaccine is good for at least 25 years as we know now if you had successful series of three vaccines and same will hold true for hep a vacc ... Read More
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