Apr 13, 2006
i am from philippines who applied to go to abroad...unfortunately i found out that i am Hep B positive with 3.000 HBsag count and nothing else...but the doctor told me that i am not infectious. A week after, i take a second opinion and confirmed that i realy am postive with HBV, but the HBsag count varies...from 3.000 it drops down to 1.833 and marks as reactive...
pls interpret the result and pls tell me wether i am infectious or not...and also the most important thing is...How could i get rid of this HBV?
thank you very much and more power.
| Response from Dr. McGovern
The only way to know if you are infectious is to check you HBV DNA. Until then, I cannot say if you are infectious, or if you need treatment.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.