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Eia Hep B Surface Antigen

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Pls Answer since no reply - Hep B Viral Count

Dear Dr.Barbara,I have been waiting for your answers daily for so long but i didnt get any reply. So iam posting it again. Pls Answer.My results of 22nd Nov 06 tests are Hepatitis B, Surface Ag +(Positive)178 iu/ml(2.25 log iu/ml), ALT 44 My...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...cannot answer the hundreds of wonderful questions that come through from throughout the world to this website.You have chronic hepatitis B and have mildly abnormal liver function tests.You will need testing for HBV DNA to see if there is virus in... Read more »

Hep B surface antibody non reactive

my daughter age 14 was immunized at birth against hep b. she got hepatitis A but the hep B surface... Read more »

Explanation on Hep B test results

I recently donated blood to Red Cross. Red cross sent me the following test results: Hep B Sur... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...sewage in it, or through food that was handled by someone with contaminated hands. Hep A and Hep E do not cause chronic illness. Hepatitis B is the most common hepatitis virus. It can be transmitted from mother to infant, through sexual... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...Hepatitis A is usually not serious but it can be for someone with a weakened liver. This includes people who are infected with hepatitis B or C. Two hepatitis A vaccine shots can protect you for about 20 years. Hepatitis B can cause serious... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Drug Use and HIV

...Injection and Infection HIV infection spreads easily when people share equipment to use drugs. Sharing equipment also spreads hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and other serious diseases. Infected blood can be drawn up into a syringe and then get... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

...a new syringe, using bleach to clean your works and equipment (including caps and cookers) is effective against killing the Hepatitis B virus, but only if the bleach is in contact with what's being cleaned for at least 2 minutes. This is... Read more »
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How much more sensitive is EIA than Western Blot?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
At detecting early infection? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...con el metodo de quimioluminiscencia; me he realizado prueba a los 7 meses; pero el metodo es el de quimioluminiscencia y no EIA; existe alguna diferencia entre estos dos metodos. Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If one was infected with HEP B or C and took and HIV test at 12, 15, and 17 weeks (excessive testing I know, can't help it) would a negative test be accurate Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have high risk in 13.08.2003.Have 1-st EIA in 4.09.2003:EIA+,in WB have the following bands:gp 160*,gp41+,p25*,p18+,p34*.My 2-nd survay(19.01.2004):EIA-,PCR DNA-,in WB Read more »