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Interpreting type A result
Feb 19, 2008

Barbara,

Are these two results conflicting?:

Hepatitis A Total: Pos Hepatitis A IGM: Neg

??

Response from Dr. McGovern

No. Together they tell you that you had hepatitis A in the past - not recently. Alternatively, they could mean that you were vaccinated in the past.

HAV does not cause any chronic disease.



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