Apr 13, 2008
what do you mean by these results?
hep B core Ab, Tot = positive abnormal (i was worried about this??>)
HBsAg Screen = negative
hep B core Ab, Igm = negative
Response from Dr. McGovern
You do not have chronic infection. The core ab test could mean past infection with resolution or it could be a "false positive". I would suggest a test for surface antibody to help sort this out.
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