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Hi Geraldine. You do not need to worry about your son getting re-infected with the hepatitis C virus. Once he has it, his immune system begins to manufacture antibodies to fight back and protect him. This sets up a battle between the virus and his immune system. The medication helps to slow down the viral replication so the immune system can get the upper hand. Once this happens, he will not have to worry about ever getting re-infected.
You're welcome. Hope all continues to go well for your son.
I see. Well, if his viral levels are now undetectable, this means he is responding well to treatment and may be cured completely.
If he does not have any risk factors such as HIV or sharing needles with others, he should not worry about re-infection. The risk of this happening after successful treatment is very low.
Hope this helps. Let me know if you have any additional questions.
It sounds like he has responded well to treatment and is probably cured. While cleaning, or replacing, his razors is probably unnecessary, it is not a bad thought to be absolutely sure. You're a good mom! :-)