Jan 22, 2012
My doctor has not returned any of my EIGHT phone calls to discuss the lab results I just received in the mail. The Hepatitis B Surf AG and Hepatitis C Ab both came back "NEGATIVE (Negative)", so I'm assuming I'm clean/okay regarding those two, but it's these two that are making me nervous:
Hepatitis A Ab, Total - Reactive (Non-Reactive) AB Hepatitis B Surface Ab - Reactive (Non-Reactive) AB
Any thoughts as to what the two above mean? Any insight would be GREATLY appreciated. Thank you!!
Response from Dr. McGovern
Both of these suggest prior exposure to hepatitis A and B or prior immunization... Either way you are not at risk for liver disease.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
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.