|pls help me
Feb 18, 2008
i was diagnosed of hepatitis b, and its been 12 yrs already. our company doctor told me that i am not capable of infecting others even my wife and my daughter and that was based on the result of my hepa profile, so thats why i am still fit to work in this company. the problem is i am not taking any medication and until now i didnt told my wife regarding my health problems coz im afraid she would leave me, but im also afraid that i did infect them as well as my daughter. is this possible that i ddn't infect my family. and one more thing my recent SGOT is 30, SGPT 28, is this ok what is the normal reading?
| Response from Dr. McGovern
You will need to discuss the exact nature of your Hepatitis B diagnosis. You may have been exposed in the past and then cleared the virus. If that is the case, you were not a threat to your family. However, you will need to discuss this with your doctor since I don't know your status.
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