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how is hepatitis b transmitted?

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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
22 years experience Internal Medicine
HBV transmission: Hepatitis b is transmitted via infected needle injury, infected blood and other bodily fluid exposure.
Answered on Sep 29, 2013
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Dr. You Sung Sang
31 years experience Gastroenterology
Blood and body fluid: Avoid sharing toothbrushes and razors. Of course condoms are a must too.
Answered on Sep 29, 2013
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