nurse w/ hep b +
Mar 20, 2007
helo dr. mcgovern.. i would like to ask you an advice, i am a nursing student and i am hepB+, (hbe -)for years, is there a chance to work in hospital? please help.. thanks and godbless!!!
Response from Dr. McGovern
It is not enough to know that your are hepatitis B surface antigen positive. You should be tested for HBV DNA, to see if you have any virus in your blood. There are different types of chronic hepatitis B, including inactive carriers.
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