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Hep B and IVF drugs
Mar 30, 2009

Hello Barbara. I just found this forum and will be gratful if you ca answer my question. can you pls interprete this lab result for me Hep B Surface antigen : positive Core igM: negative Hep b e antigen ; negative Hep B e antibogy: Positive. I was also told i am a low infectivity carrier. i had dna test too which they said was ok. do i need treatment with the present condtion. and also i am going through ivf treatment and therefore taking a lot of fertility drugs. are these good for my condition. will the hepb ever become active with time. Thanks for your help.

Response from Dr. McGovern

It appears that your hepatitis B is inactive, but if you become pregnant your status will be carefully monitored to be certain that it remains inactive.

Corelation of cronic hep. B and HIV
hepa B Profile interpretation, please

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