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Can I get hepatitis from giving my partner analingus?

My wife enjoys analingus when I perform it on her. It doesn’t bother me, but I am wondering if I can contract hepatitis from doing this. What are the risks? Does she have to be a carrier for hepatitis in order for me to get it from analingus?

Can you catch hepatitis from kissing? How can you protect yourself?

Can you catch hepatitis viruses from kissing? Are you protected if you use a condom during intercourse...even if vaginal fluid comes down to the base of the condom and touches other skin areas?