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Hep B Core Antigen

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Contradictory Hepatitis Profile

...these results. Can you clarify please? thank you very much!Hep B e Surface Antigen (-)Hep B Surface Antigen (-)IgM Antibody to Hep B core Antigen (-)Total Antibody to Hep B core Antigen (-)Antibody to Hep e Antigen (-)Antibody to Hep B Surface...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
You need a test for HB surface antibodies to check for immunity. Read more »

Interpretation of HBsAg & Hep B CoreAb, IgM

I received 3 injections of the Hep B vaccine several years ago.I recently was notified of the... Read more »

occult?

hello Doctor McGovern - what does occult infection mean? would a person with high titres of... Read more »
Articles
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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for Health Professionals

... Table of Contents Overview and Statistics Transmission, Symptoms, and Treatment Hepatitis B Serology Hepatitis B Vaccination Overview and Statistics What are the case definitions for reportable Hepatitis Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States

... Please note: An erratum has been published for this article. To view the erratum, please click here . Summary Hepatitis B vaccination is the most effective measure to prevent hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and its consequences,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States

...virus: a prospective study of 22,707 men in Taiwan. Lancet 1981;2:1129-33. Hoofnagle JH, Shafritz DA, Popper H. Chronic type B hepatitis and the "healthy" HBsAg carrier state. Hepatology 1987;7:758-63. McMahon BJ, Alberts SR, Wainwright... Read more »
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I need your help; its approach my test!!!

Posted by microclima22, 2 Replies
...sex without protection; tests: At 7 days of contact. hiv1/hiv2 total antibody-ag p24 method quimiolumiscencia. negative. * hepatitis B antigen HBsAg metoso quimiolumiscencia negative. * anti-hepatitis B core antibody method Meia Total (AXSYM)... Read more »

Should I get a hepatitis test?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I thought it was pretty difficult to get hepatitis from a sexual encounter....should I worry about that? I have enough going on...don't need anything else. I am HIV negative. Should I worry about hepatitis or deal with what I have? Read more »

Mis resultados

Posted by microclima22, 2 Replies
...situacion de riesgo (sexo vaginal sin preservativo). *hiv1/hiv2 anticuerpos totales -ag p24 metodo quimiolumiscencia. negativo. *hepatitis b antigeno hbsag metoso quimiolumiscencia negativo. *hepatitis B anti core anticuerpos totales metodo meia... Read more »

tengo hepatitis?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...me han dado mis analisis pero aun tardar en ver al mdico. Podeis ayudarme a interpretar el resultado?: Anti VIH 1/2 negativo Hepatitis B: Hbs Ag positivo anti bhs 0,0 anti hb core positivo anti hb core IGM negativo Hbe Ag negativo Anti Hbe... Read more »