|3rd post(hepa B)follow up
Oct 18, 2009
gud day dra. ive got already my HBV DNA it is 35,716 IU/ml before it was 110 million. it is already normal? should i stop taking entecavir now? my other lab test result are glocuse(5.77mmo/l), bun/urea(5.12), creatinine(105), cholesterol desirable(6.89), LDL(5.3), VLDL(0.5) chole?HDL(6.3), triglycerides(1.08), HDL(1.09) & SGPT(52.5). please interpret my lab test result & is there any test to know if my Hepa B is suppresed? im waiting for your response soon. tanx for your help & time for me. god bless..
| Response from Dr. McGovern
You are getting a great result but NO do NOT stop. You have to reach a non-detecable viral load and you must stay suppressed for a long time. The amount of time will depend on whether you have e antigen or not. Discuss this final point with your doctor based on your status.
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