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Meaning of Hepatitis B panel test and ultrasound

My full viral hepatitis panel test shows the following results: HBeAg non-reactive, Anti-HBc reactive. SGPT = 17 (Normal Value= <40 U/L Male). However the ultrasound report says that the liver is normal in size and shows homogeneous echopattern....
Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Brown University
There are several different blood tests that tell us about hepatitis B virus infection. The test results you mention, the non-reactive HBeAg, and reactive Anti-HBc, do not answer the question of whether you have chronic hepatitis B. The eAg is a... Read more »

meaning hepatitis b test report.

My blood test report for hepatitis b isHbsag positiveHbeag negativeahbc-igm negativeso what its... Read more »
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Could someone tell me what this all means?

Posted by woland, 3 Replies
June 2004
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AHCV ORTHO AGK-140
HBS BIOMERIEUX B.95.HB
HCV ORTHO EXE-081
HIV BIOMERIEUX A.55.AB
T.PA MUREX H 869710

July 2004
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AHCV ORTHO AGK-141
HBS BIOMERIEUX B.05.KB
HCV ORTHO EXE-081
HIV BIOMERIEUX ... Read more »

A pos test for HIV, STD could mean another STD too

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
If you've tested positive for AIDS HIV or an STD it could mean there's another STD too. Get the standard STD clinic tests from a medical center clinic or your doctor.

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3rd Generation...what does it mean??

Posted by TBR173, 1 Reply
Some of you may recall that I spoke to the clinic that performed my 9.5 week test regarding whether or not the test used is a 3rd Generation Elisa or not. First, my counselor told me it was an "older test."

I then spoke to her supervisor who didn't... Read more »

does this mean you have hiv when u have this hla

Posted by need2know01, 1 Reply
Epitope-Enhanced Conserved HIV-1 Peptide Protects HLA-A2-Transgenic Mice Against Virus Expressing HIV-1 Antigen
Takahiro Okazaki1,*, C. David Pendleton*, Franois Lemonnier and Jay A. Berzofsky2,*
* Molecular Immunogenetics and Vaccine Research... Read more »