|Confused about results
May 21, 2011
I am HCV positive and I am getting ready to start treatment. The doctor ran some blood tests to get a better idea of what was going om. There were so many test results that I was so confused, one of the test was Hep B, I am having trouble reading the results and my doctor is over 4 hours away so can you please help me, I am worried about infecting my children.One page says Hep B Surface Ab 19.80 Index Value 0.00-0.99
The results on the next page of the report read: HBsAg Negative Negative Hep B Core Ab, Tot Positive Negative Hep A Ab Total Positive Negative
I really hope this will help you to help me. Thank You so much for your time.
| Response from Dr. McGovern
It appears you had HBV in the past and cleared your infection. You are not infectious.
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