Hepatitis C Co-Infection Care and Treatment

Albuquerque Health Services

Co-infection of HIV and Hepatitis C can be extremely dangerous because the immune system is already weak. At UNM Truman Health Services, we can help you manage HIV and Hepatitis C simultaneously to avoid further progression of the virus.

How HIV  Co-Infection Occurs

HIV is transmitted in very similar modes, including:treatment

  • Sharing needles
  • Semen
  • Vaginal fluid
  • Blood
  • Breast milk

For many, the symptoms of Hepatitis C are not noticeable. It is important to get tested for HIV regularly by a doctor, especially if you are already considered at risk.

Hepatitis C Care in Albuquerque

At UNM Truman Health Services, we offer a broad range of care options for individuals living with HIV and Hepatitis C. Our services include:

Our health professionals are committed to reaching a treatment goal of virus suppression for Hepatitis C/HIV co-infection. As a member of the UNM Medical Group, our patients have access to advanced treatment options and specialists who can provide personalized care.

Get Tested for Hepatitis C Co-infection

If you are living with HIV, it is important to be tested for Hepatitis C as soon as possible to avoid opportunist infections. Contact UNM Truman Health Services today to schedule your appointment in Albuquerque.

If you have HIV, it is important to get tested for Hepatitis C.
Call UNM Truman Health Services for FREE testing in Albuquerque.