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Interpreting test results
Oct 15, 2005

Please help me with these HBV test results

HepB Surface antigen: Positive

HepB Surface AB: Negative

HepB e Antigen: Negative

HebB e AB: Positive

Liver Functions : NORMAL

DNA PCR levels detectable but low

Am I considered inactive carrrier?

Thank you and Dr Dieterich for all your help!

Response from Dr. McGovern

It appears that you are an inactive carrier in a low replication phase: you have surface antigen but you are e antibody positive and e antigen negative with low viral levels. That is great.

You continue to need monitoring however to be certain that your disease does not become activated.

Dr. McG

Baffled by tests results

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