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Hepatitis B Core Antigen

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Hepa B Screen Test Result

...(confirmed)Antibody to Hepatitis B Surface Antigen - 0.100 -NonreactiveIgM Antibody to Hepatitis A Virus - 0.630 - NonreactiveIgM Antibody to Hepatitis B Core Antigen - 0.180-NonreactiveHepatitis Be Antigen - 0.320 - NonreactiveAntibody to...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Perhaps you were recently infected and have now cleared your infection.I would get further testing in about 3 months. Read more »

Hepatitis B

...B Surface Antigen - ReactiveTotal IgM Antibody to Hepatitis B Core Antigen - Non ReactiveTotal... Read more »

Am I a Hepa B Carrier?

...services, saying, "Your test result for antibody to hepatitis B core antigen (anti-HBc) was... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

Table of Contents Overview Statistics Transmission / Exposure Symptoms Tests Treatment Prevention / Vaccination Pregnancy and Hepatitis B Overview What is hepatitis? "Hepatitis" means inflammation of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for Health Professionals

...The presence of anti-HBc indicates previous or ongoing infection with HBV in an undefined time frame. IgM antibody to Hepatitis B core antigen (IgM anti-HBc): Positivity indicates recent infection with HBV (≤6 months). Its presence ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention and Control of Infections With Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings

...indicates a protective immune response to infection, vaccination, and passively acquired antibody. Anti-HBc: Antibody to hepatitis B core antigen; positive test indicatespast or current infection with HBV. Anti-HBs: Antibody to hepatitis B... 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

...of HBV Infection The antigens and antibodies associated with HBV infection include HBsAg and antibody to HBsAg (anti-HBs), hepatitis B core antigen (HBcAg) and antibody to HBcAg (anti-HBc), and hepatitis B e antigen (HBeAg) and antibody to HBeAg... Read more »
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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 »

I need your help; its approach my test!!!

Posted by microclima22, 2 Replies
I apologize for my bad English language. I tell my risk vaginal sex without protection; tests: At 7 days of contact. hiv1/hiv2 total antibody-ag p24 method quimiolumiscencia. negative. * hepatitis B antigen HBsAg metoso quimiolumiscencia... Read more »

insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »