|blood doant i find HBV
Jan 4, 2009
in blood donation case i find that i have hepatitis virus my HBeAg test said that non reactive patient valve(0.080) cut of value(0.220) My (hbV pcr by dna quantative test) said that HBV DNA Not Detected it said that the viral load is very low less then 1000 equivalent copies/ml i need any treat ment or not
Response from Dr. McGovern
It sounds like you have been diagnosed with hepatitis B but your DNA levels are low so this could be consistent with clearance from recent acute infection or could be consistent with chronic inactive disease. Only serial testing will be able to sort out the two. Would recommend additional testing in 3 to 6 months.
can u have recourring hepititus
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.