Apr 6, 2008
I got some blood work done regarding Hepatitis B within the last 2 weeks and I am pragnant. Can you please explain what my results mean....
Varicella Zoster virus Iggi-positive
Hepb Surface Ag-negative
HepB surface Ab- >1000
HepB core Ab-positive
HepB coreAb Interp-Consistent with previous Hepatitis B
HepC Ab negative
Can you please tell me what you think the blood test might mean?
Thank you so much for your time.
| Response from Dr. McGovern
It appears that you had past HBV infection. This is not a potential hazard to your baby since you have cleared the infection.
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