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Can you transmit alcohol induced hepatitis to a sexual partner when you dont use protection?

By July 17, 2010 - 10:11pm
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my best friends ex boyfriend told her he has alcohol induced hepatitis.shes worried that it can be spread like the other Hepatitis's,a,b,c, and she has a new boyfriend.she has no internet access so im looking for answers for her.

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Your friend does not have to worry. Hepatitis caused by alcohol abuse is not contagious. It is damage done to your liver by alcohol abuse. It is in a way similar to people who end up with cognitive problems from years of abusing drugs. You damage your own body, but not your partner's. Here is a link that sort of explains it: https://www.empowher.com/condition/drug-induced-hepatitis/causes.

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July 18, 2010 - 9:36am
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