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HEP B
Nov 12, 2007

PLEASE EXPLAIN THE RESULTS

HEPETITIS B CORE AB TOTAL-(REACTIVE) HEPETITIS B CORE IGM ANTIBODY-(NON REACTIVE) HEPETITIS BE ANTIGEN- (NON REACTIVE) HEPETITIS B SURFACE ANTIGEN-(NON REACTIVE)

Response from Dr. McGovern

You have been either: 1) exposed to hepatitis B in the past but cleared it or 2) if you have no risk factors, this core antibody may be a false positive.



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