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Can I infect with hepatitis b , if eat together in one plate and using the same spoon? Should I check hep b? Tq
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Possible
If any of other people sharing the same spoon has hep b, contamination of spoon with even trace amounts of blood tainted saliva could infect others.
For prevention you should get vaccinated with hep b vaccine and hygienic eating methods are advisable.

In brief: Possible
If any of other people sharing the same spoon has hep b, contamination of spoon with even trace amounts of blood tainted saliva could infect others.
For prevention you should get vaccinated with hep b vaccine and hygienic eating methods are advisable.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Hep b is a transmitted through blood, sex or during childbirth.
It cannot be transmitted through casual contact or sharing silverware. Razors or toothbrushes should never be shared.

In brief: No
Hep b is a transmitted through blood, sex or during childbirth.
It cannot be transmitted through casual contact or sharing silverware. Razors or toothbrushes should never be shared.
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
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