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Hep B Antibodies

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hep b antibody level

i have received three doses of hep b vaccination last 2005. i just had my hep b antibody level checked. i would like to ask as of what would be the normal or adequate level of hep b antibody i should have that wouldn't require me to have a booster...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...If HBV surface antibody is detectable it is adequate. Read more »

hep b antibodies

...the red cross and found out that i am pos. to the hep b antibodies. i am a nursing student, so... 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 »
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Poster Session 42405: The Effectiveness of Hepatitis B Vaccination in HIV-Infected Patients

...of 67 (49%) of hepatitis B antibody-negative patients completed the vaccination procedure 12 of those 33 (36%) developed the Hep B antibodies necessary for an effective immune response against Hep B infection 21 of 33, or a startling 64%, did... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...Overview Statistics Transmission / Exposure Symptoms Tests Treatment Prevention / Vaccination Pregnancy and Hepatitis B Overview What is hepatitis? "Hepatitis" means inflammation of the liver. Toxins, certain... Read more »
PWA Health Group

Hepatitis Info Sheet

...or outbreaks in the water supply. Most people get Hep A from contaminated water, which can happen anywhere. You can get Hep B through sexual contact via semen and/or vaginal fluid, blood (syringe, needlesticks or transfusions), or breast milk... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Hepatitis B: The Other Hepatitis Virus

...significant problem for many people with HIV, but it isn't the only virus that can cause hepatitis (inflammation of the liver). HIV/hepatitis B virus (HBV) is another common co-infection and, like HIV/HCV co-infection, can cause severe liver... Read more »
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Hello Everyone

Posted by pluto28, 2 Replies
...is not enough? Oraquick is the same as ELISA? Please provide me good information please... I did other test and herpes 1 and hep B antibodies was reactive? can these two things delay antibodies to be picked by oraquick??? Thank you for your tiem... Read more »

question about test

Posted by holycow, 1 Reply
...awesome! but I also got my last hepatitis B shot that day before I drew blood for the HIV test, well I was wondering if that hep B test screwed up my results because right now i have thrush and receding gums, which my dentist says is toothbrush... Read more »

HIV & seborrheic dermatitis

Posted by Hartigan, 1 Reply
...following week and was tested for HIV and hep. The results were in a week later and I was negative for HIV but positive for Hep B antibodies, but it's unlikely my illness was cause by Hep B. The doctor told me that the HIV test was definitive -... Read more »

I just got my first round of tests done

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...3 months ago). Also, no Hep C which was a relief!!!. He gave me a flu shot and a Hep A vaccine shot (I tested positive for Hep B antibodies about a year ago - so no need for a vaccine). The only thing out of the normal (besides HIV) was my... Read more »