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HBsAg & aHBs together positive

Mar 29, 2009

I have a Positive result for HBsAg and AHBs (450 iu/L) together in the same sample. Kindly suggest. Both investigation performed on Elecsys 2010. HBsAg confirmatory test done by antibody neutralization assay and tht too is positive.

Response from Dr. Holodniy

Sounds like acute HBV infection, where both tests could be positive.

No Progress II
CD4 down and VL up

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