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Dec 9, 2007

my hep a ab total blood test is positive, what does this mean

Response from Dr. McGovern

Probably past infection. If there is concern about new infection (eg, you are sick right now), you need testing for IgM hepatitis A antibodies.

Hepatitis A does not cause chronic liver disease.



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