A 28-year-old female asked:
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just found out i have hepatitis b. my husband has been tested & is a negative. can we still have unprotected sex without him getting it hepatitis b?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Hepatitis B: First I am sorry to hear of this. But, i need more information. What is your hepatitis b viral count? Do you have the active chronic form of it? Has your husband not been vaccinated for hepatitis b? If not he should be. (as should every living human). Hepatitis b vaccinations began for all children in the U.S. In the early 1980s. Given your age I am surprised you were not vaccinated.
Answered on Feb 28, 2014
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