|+HBsAB ,total bilirubin of 5.2
Jul 15, 2007
I have a positiveHBsAB and elevated bilirubin all other hep panel test is non reactive,alt,ast both normal. I am married , is sexual intercourse safe.Thanks
| Response from Dr. McGovern
Your surface antibody means you are protected from getting hepatitis B. The elevated bilirubin may mean that you have something called Gilberts which is a benign condition related to how your body handles a substance called bile. I would discuss that possibility with your physician.
Sounds like you are doing very well.
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