Hepatitis Reactive Meaning

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does HB E AB reactive mean positive for Hepatitis b?

does HB E AB reactive mean positive for Hepatitis b?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
It means that you were infected. HOwever, I can't tell if you have active or inactive disease. You need to have a HBV DNA level to know if virus is in your blood. Read more »

what does hepatitis b reactive mean?

i recently had blood work done and it came back as "hepatitis b reactive". what does that mean and... Read more »

whats non reactive hepatitis b means.

My english is not very good, sorry for that. I was diagnosed as "non-reactive hepatitis b". What... Read more »
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...are extremely accurate. However, since rapid tests have a small margin of error (ranging from 1 to 3 per 1,000), all positive (reactive) results have to be put through a confirmatory test. The most common type of rapid test currently in use in... Read more »
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