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HEP A AB( TaG+TaM) Positive.
May 12, 2010

Hi there, I received my test results and under hematology for HEP its says HEP A AB( TaG+TaM) Positive. it also says, HEP Bs ANTIGEN----NEGATIVE, HEP Bs ANTIBODY <10. does this report means i am positive with Hep A? does it also say that my HEP B is negative? also, if I do have HEP a,will the shot be just fine?

an answer to this question will be much appreciated, thanks for the for your time in advance.

Response from Dr. McGovern

Your hepatitis A test probably means that you have had this infection in the past - often in childhood the infection is asymptomatic. It does NOT cause chronic liver disease so nothing else needs to be done.

Yes your hepatitis B tests indicate no chronic infection.



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