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Hep B Antibody

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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
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

i donated to the red cross and found out that i am pos. to the hep b antibodies. i am a nursing... Read more »

fluctuation of HEP B antibody level

...I have two lab tests done on HEP B antibody between an one-month interval. The first test gave Read more »
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Poster Session 42405: The Effectiveness of Hepatitis B Vaccination in HIV-Infected Patients

...HIV-positive patients, the study authors concluded. The researchers urge: careful monitoring for vaccine completion subsequent Hep B antibody testing to ensure that the vaccine was effective continued education about the ways to avoid Hep B... 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

Hepatitis C and HIV

...lower hep C viral load Do not have serious liver damage Are women Are younger than age 40 Do not have HIV or hepatitis B infection Are white, not African American Can Hep C Be Prevented? Although there are... 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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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 »

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 »

question about test

Posted by holycow, 1 Reply
...was three and a half months after my possible exposure, the test came back negative which was 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... 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 »