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Posted by: fozzie | 2008/06/02

hepatitis

Hi I am so nervous bumped into someone I know and he gave me a hug and kiss hello and told me he had had hepatitis 8 weeks ago - can I catch it??

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Dear Fozzie
No - it is spread by blood and contact with contaminated stool. Unless he slobbered all over you when he kissed you, you are really not in any danger!
Dr Bets

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