hbv dna posituve
Apr 13, 2006
Hello Dr. Mcgovern, what does this results mean?how will it affect me?
1.)Hep B surface antigen: reactive 2.)Antibody to Hep B surface antigen: non-reactive 3.)Hep B e Antigen: non-reactive 4.)Antibody to Hep B e Antigen: reactive 5.) Hbv DNA: Positive 6.) Hbv Dna IU/ml: 3.23E+2
Appreciate your advice doctor
Response from Dr. McGovern
You are a chronic carrier of HBV with hepatitis B e antigen negative infection.
You will need liver function tests. If abnormal, I would pursue a liver biopsy.
Best regards, Dr. M
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