Hepatitis a

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sir,im 22 yrs of age height is 167 cms n wt is 66 kgs ima female.sir in the month of august i suffered with hepatitis A where my bilirubin lavel ws as high as 7.8 ..sir 2 months aftr that i started with hair loss .. i consulted my family doctor who suggested VB7 and a hair lotion named HAIR ZONE.. sir pls suggest me a proper diet n im still having ursocol 150 as prescribed by the doctor
Hi I can understand your concern....

Don't worry.Hepatitis A resolved with time.
Here are few suggestion for fast recovery...

Take low fat diet.
Trans fat diet like baked pestry, burger, pizza , non veg food avoided.
Use very much less oil in cooking.
And only good oil like sunflower oil used...
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hi i am a 25 years male...i had hepatitis A in last month.i was under treatment.but now when i checked my blood tests SGPT is showing slightly higher than the result of last lab test result.last week result is 88 and today it is anything to worry in this?
Dear Friend.
Welcome to HCM.
The rise indicates an acute insult to liver. This happens as a result of hepatitis infection.
This gets settle in a few days.
Keep a watch.
If you have any further query please ask me.
Stay Healthy.
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Hello,I am a 25-yr old Iranian guy who was diagnosed with Hepatitis A a month ago,my clinical symptoms are much better now.Today I got my 3rd Blood test of this month,and I noticed that my WBC count was 4300,my second blood test which was 12 days ago,my WBC count was above 6000 and my first blood test which was a month ago when I was suffering from jaundice and other clinical sysmptoms of Hepatitis A ,my WBC count was 9200.I am wondering why there has been such a decrease in WBC count within a month?My liver enzymes along with my total bilirubin have been improved so much in my 3rd blood test.
Hi dear thanks for asking question.

Noted you have acute hepatitis A.

So in acute infection total count is usually high.With reversion of hepatitis your count is decreasing so that is good sign.

Your enzymes and bilirubin also coming down so overall you are in recovery phase.

Normal adult wbc is...
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suffring from hepititis a and fever 101to104 with low haemoglobin 7.2
my doctor said if fever is not recovered then you go to test for cancer
Hello and thanks for the query.

Your question is a very good one and I will do my best to provide you with good information and recommendations regarding what is going on.

Hepatitis A as you know is an infectious illness which causes a multitude of symptoms. The symptoms are mainly...
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My Age is 25 male.I got HEPATITIS A jaundice 2months back and first it showed 2.1 after blood tests.After 45days It showed 1.3 after blood tests.Can i have sex now.If not after how many days can i have sex after jaundice gets cured.give suggestions
with regards,
M.Tech NIE,

Thanks for posting the query.

Hepatitis A is a viral infection that is self limiting and is transmitted by feco-oral route. It is not transmitted by sexual contact.

You can catch/spread hepatitis A if:

1. You eat or drink food or water that has been contaminated by stools (feces)...
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I was diagnosed with Hepatitis A on 01.08.2013. All my LFTs were high (Bilirubin 9, AST 195, ALT 610, GGT 500). By 01.10.13 all my LFTs came back to normal except ALT 60 and GGT80. Doctor informed that I have recovered and was told to stop medication (Liv 52 & Liveril Forte) Now on 15.11.13 all my LFTs are still normal except ALT83 and GGT105. I started smoking 1-2 cigarettes from november but have continued normal diet and I have not consumed alcohol. Please suggest how can I bring these levels back to normal?? and when can I start alcohol consumption?
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Detailed answer given below

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.Ratnakar Kini and I am pleased to assist you.

There are various ways hepatitis A infection manifests and one such manifestation is relapsing type. In this type, there will be two or three bouts...
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Hello. I just got the shot for the hepatitis A vaccine but i think i may have also got the vaccine a few years ago. Would it be bad if i had accidently gotten the vaccine for a second time?suppose i currently had hepatitis A and i got the vaccine for hepatitis A while having it. Would this cause any negative effects?

Thanks for posting your query.

The vaccines are composed of inactivated viruses. Even if you get yourself vaccinated while you are infected, it will not cause you any harm.

If you have got the vaccine for the second time, there is no need to worry. It will only help in enhancing your...
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I have recovered from Hepatitis A recently. My direct bilrubin count is 0.7 and indirect is 0.3(Total 1). Can I resume normal diet now. like egg, chicked.. When can I start alcohol.. I am a moderate drinker(3*60ml per week).
Brief Answer:
Now you can start your normal diet.

Detailed Answer:
Hello Gautham
Thanks for writing to us

Your bilirubin level is normal now and you have recovered from Hepatitis A.
You can start your normal healthy diet but you should avoid high fat food for at least two weeks more.
You shouldn...
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what does hepatitis A ab reactive mean?

Thanks for the query.

It means that your body has been exposed to Hepatitis A virus and that your body has started building immunity against it.

Did you suffer from Jaundice in the past?

Hepatitis A is a very common cause of jaundice (acute hepatitis). It is commonly acquired thought...
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Dear Doctor, PLease advise if Hepatitis A is transmitted through vaginal sex. I surfed on net and found that oral contact with Anus of the infected person or anal sex or the infected person does not wash hand properly after stools is when you get infected . Please advise.
Hepatitis A is transmitted by feco-oral route only.
Stop having anal sex. It can be dangerous.
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