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Hepatitis Bs Antigen

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Ask the Experts

Is their any medicine for hepatitisBs antigen?

i went for medical last week and the result was my hepatitisBs antigen was reative,and dont have any relatioship except for my husband.malaysia
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...You may have acquired this as long ago as birth if you have never had testing for this infection before. You will need further follow-up however, because one test Read more »

Hepatitis Bs Antigen

...My blood test show that my Hepatitis Bs Antigen is Positive and the Antibody is Negative. I'm a... Read more »

Hepatitis B

...Hi,Can you please explain my blood result?Hepatitis Bs antigen reactiveHepatitis Bs antibody-... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China Has 93 Million Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Carriers: Ministry

...percent of the nation's population, have hepatitis B surface antigen. A protein antigen produced by the hepatitis B virus, HBsAg is the earliest sign of acute HBV infection and often identifies people with the infection before symptoms are... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Safety and Immunogenicity of Hepatitis A Vaccine in HIV-Infected Patients: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial

...which may be of particular importance in those who are HIV-infected. One of the inactivated HepA vaccines, HAVRIX, is highly immunogenic in non HIV-infected adults, resulting in seroconversion in up to 90 percent to 94 percent and 100 percent of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for Health Professionals

...dose. ** Not applicable. Adult formulation administered on a 2-dose schedule. §§ Higher doses might be more immunogenic, but no specific recommendations have been made. ¶¶ Dialysis formulation administered on a 3-dose... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...not have symptoms, doctors diagnose the disease by one or more blood tests. These tests look for the presence of antibodies or antigens and can help determine whether you: have acute or chronic infection have recovered from infection ... Read more »
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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. Read more »

NEGATIVO VIH Y DUDAS CON HEPATITIS

Posted by Quintino2008, 2 Replies
...hepatitis B, el resultado del anlisis respecto de las hepatitis dice lo siguiente: Hepatitis B: Antigeno de superficie (HBsAG) NEGATIVO Hepatitis B, Anticuerpo de superficie (Anti HBs): 25.5 UI/L Hepatitis A, Anticuerpo IgG (HAV-IgG)... Read more »

tengo hepatitis?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...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 positivo. hepatits C... 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. Read more »