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Can you get hepatitis from a razor of your roommates by mistake?
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Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes
Hepatitis b (and c) are blood borne diseases that can be spread by small cuts-which a razor could do.
Sex is also a way to transmit these diseases, b for sure and i suspect c.

In brief: Yes
Hepatitis b (and c) are blood borne diseases that can be spread by small cuts-which a razor could do.
Sex is also a way to transmit these diseases, b for sure and i suspect c.
Dr. Robert Greer
Dr. Robert Greer
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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Unlikely, but yes
Hepatitis b and c are spread by blood (hiv too).
If roommate has hep, nicked self with razor, didn't clean it, you used it, got nicked, and got exposed to blood from the razor, then yes, it could happen. Possible, but not likely.

In brief: Unlikely, but yes
Hepatitis b and c are spread by blood (hiv too).
If roommate has hep, nicked self with razor, didn't clean it, you used it, got nicked, and got exposed to blood from the razor, then yes, it could happen. Possible, but not likely.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
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