Vitor Belfort diagnosed with Hepatitis A - Page 2 - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
UFC The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books. UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.

Reply

Old 04-26-2011, 09:56 AM   #11 (permalink)
 
Budhisten's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Denmark
Posts: 9,071
Budhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF MaterialBudhisten Is Future HOF Material
That sucks for Vitor, but also Akiyama. I'm guessing he has the option to turn down the fight if he wants to because of this, but so far it appears nothing has changed...

Get well soon Vitor
__________________



MMAForum - Please follow, like and download our app!
Budhisten is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 04-26-2011, 10:00 AM   #12 (permalink)
Middleweight
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Latvia
Posts: 2,869
Leed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For GreatnessLeed Is Destined For Greatness
Quote:
Originally Posted by spaulding91 View Post
hepatitis virus in the liver. its from dirty water and/or poor sanitation areas.
I thought that was Hep C. But I'm not 100% certain, maybe you can get both that way.
Leed is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 10:06 AM   #13 (permalink)
Heavyweight
 
AlphaDawg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 3,968
AlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By AllAlphaDawg Is Beloved By All
So........he's still going to fight?

That sounds healthy.
AlphaDawg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 10:44 AM   #14 (permalink)
Roll Tide Roll
 
G_Land's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: South West Alabama
Posts: 7,591
G_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF MaterialG_Land Is Future HOF Material
From what I read it's not permanent. Hepatitis A accounts for about 50% of known viral hepatitis cases in the United States each year. In the United States it is estimated that about 80% of persons over 60 years of age have previously been exposed to hepatitis A at some point in their lives. Most people are not aware they have had hepatitis A.
__________________


Credit to M.C !!
G_Land is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 11:17 AM   #15 (permalink)
"I <3 Trolls"
 
TraMaI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 6,922
TraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings SystemTraMaI Is Beyond A Rankings System
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hiro View Post
If Jesus doesn't get rid of it I hope he gets some help from a doctor. He said it's easy to treat though so maybe Jesus can sort it out.
Gold. Solid gold.
TraMaI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 03:29 PM   #16 (permalink)
Welterweight
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 2,194
Dtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level nowDtwizzy2k5 is on another level now
Man I really hope Jesus treats Belfort's hepatitis in time for the Akiyama fight. It sucks that Akiyama is going to lose though because Belfort obviously has more prayers for him than Akiyama does, which will ultimately be the deciding factor.

Belfort wins in Round 1 via prayer/hepatitis infection
Dtwizzy2k5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 04:10 PM   #17 (permalink)
Banned
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 7,939
Roflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By AllRoflcopter Is Beloved By All
Akiyama is only in danger if for some reason Vitor decides to defecate on him during the fight.


Although it begs the question how the hell did Vitor get Hep A to begin with.
Roflcopter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 04:12 PM   #18 (permalink)
Welterweight
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Neo-Babylon
Posts: 2,441
Voiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By AllVoiceless Is Beloved By All
Quote:
Originally Posted by Leed View Post
I thought that was Hep C. But I'm not 100% certain, maybe you can get both that way.
No, spaulding91 was right. Hepatitis A you get via contaminated food, water and/or poor sanitation areas. It's no "serious" desease, meaning it's usually nowhere near lethal and it's not going to be chronic. And there is vaccination against it, which you should consider when going into a third world country. It heals usually in less than 8 weeks, so if he gets a doctor's clearance he should be able to fight.

Hepatitis C on the other hand is quite serious though and usually becomes chronic, but it's not as easy transphered as Hepatitis A. It needs blood to blood contact, so like HIV it is a threat for people who do combat sports. There is no vaccination so far.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Roflcopter View Post
Akiyama is only in danger if for some reason Vitor decides to defecate on him during the fight.
No, that usual cuddling in the Octagon can be enough

Quote:
Originally Posted by Roflcopter View Post
Although it begs the question how the hell did Vitor get Hep A to begin with.
It's quite easy transphered. For example he could have bought some fruits on the market which where touched by the vendor who had it and ate them without properly washing them before.

Last edited by Voiceless : 04-26-2011 at 04:21 PM. Reason: added response to Roflecopter
Voiceless is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 04:33 PM   #19 (permalink)
The Forum Drunk
 
xeberus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 9,451
xeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Materialxeberus Is Future HOF Material
Wink

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hiro View Post
If Jesus doesn't get rid of it I hope he gets some help from a doctor. He said it's easy to treat though so maybe Jesus can sort it out.
hey this one time I asked Jesus to give me a peice of apple pie, guess what I found on sale at walmart for 4$ days later? freaking apple pie! don't down play the power of jesus, that apple pie was delicious
__________________


If a law is unjust, a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so. ~ Thomas Jefferson


Sig by D.P.



xeberus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2011, 05:21 PM   #20 (permalink)
Flyweight
 
trimco's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 335
trimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nicetrimco is just really nice
So is he asking for Jesus or doctors to fix his illness?

If Jesus will do it, why take a measly human antidote?
trimco is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

VerticalSports
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums
Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
Powered by vBulletin Copyright © 2000-2009 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios