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What does this mean

Jul 13, 2008

A few weeks ago i took a Full STD Check. Yesteday my doctor said eveything Neg. Except for One thing and that was the Hep B Core AB. Here is the Results he gave me: 13 May 08 @ 1825 (Coll) SERUM

HBs AG. . . . . . . . NEGATIVE ( )

HBc AB. . . . . . . . POSITIVE H

HAV IGM . . . . . . . . . . .


HCV AB. . . . . . . . Negative

He did not explain what this meant all he said was i was exposed in the past. I did recieve my Hep b Shots when i was a child. I was just wondering if someone could please tell me what this means? Also can i pass this to other people. The doctor said that i dont have Hep. B, but its thats the case why did one come back Pos!!



Response from Dr. Holodniy

Your doctor is correct. The test results indicate past exposure and immunity.

Benefit of being undetectable
After the MMR shot

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