How is Hepatitis B Transmitted?
HBV is a hardy virus and has been detected in blood, sweat, tears, saliva, semen, vaginal secretions, menstrual blood and breast milk. Hepatitis B is 50 to 100 times more infectious than HIV. Hepatitis B infection is transmitted from person to person in three primary ways:
- Through blood or blood products
- Through sexual contact
- From mother to child during pregnancy and childbirth
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