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i'm worried
Jul 25, 2007

good day!

just got result of my test last week. the result is HBsAg EIA is 1.938 reactive, HBsAb EIA 0.246 non-reactive. pls kindly explain to me the basis of this result. and my husband is HBsAg is non - reactive. pls help me.. i'm a worried mother.

Response from Dr. McGovern

You blood test is consistent with chronic HBV infection. You will need further testing to see if this is "active" or "inactive" infection. You will need HBe antigen, HBe antibody, HBVDNA testing.



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