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Ways of spreading of hepatitis virus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi this is- my connection got expired
Doctor :   ok
User :   thats y i cundt contnue
Doctor :   have you received the info i typed in?
User :   yes
User :   i got
Doctor :   ok
User :   one of my room mate got affected jaundice
User :   so how it will spread to others
Doctor :   jaundice can be communicable if there is hepatitis
Doctor :   get your room mate checked for hepatitis
User :   means- thru air and all
User :   ?
User :   will it spread?
Doctor :   hep A spreads through contaminated food
Doctor :   water
Doctor :   like regular diarrhea spraeds
Doctor :   and its not dangerous
User :   okay
Doctor :   hepatitis B spreads thru body fluids. sex , sharing needles
Doctor :   like AIDS
Doctor :   its much more fata
User :   okay
Doctor :   fatal
Doctor :   i also suggest that you get yourself
Doctor :   vaccinated againt
Doctor :   hepatitis B
User :   so B is dangerous.rte?
Doctor :   yes
User :   okay
User :   sexual intercourse with condom also have the danger ?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   but if the condom breaks
Doctor :   then the virus can spread
User :   k
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yes
User :   i filled
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   body fluid means- by sweating it can spread?
User :   and saliva?
Doctor :   sweat has not been proven
Doctor :   but can spread thru saliva
User :   saliva?
User :   okay
User :   thanks for the info
Doctor :   ok
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