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HBV DNA results

Jan 18, 2009

I was tested positive abnormal for the HBsAg test. So i was suggested to get the HBV DNA test. That came back 50 copies hbv dna/mL. Does that mean i am infectious... this is important to me cause i am suppose to do a pro fight in a week. does that mean i do not clear????

Response from Dr. Holodniy

That is a positive, but very low result for HBV viral load. Given the positive antigen test, with this low viral load, you have a chronic, but very low active HBV infection. I suggest you speak to a liver specialist about these results.

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