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Anti HAV Igm is non reactive, Anti HAV total ir reactive

Hi my Anti HAV Igm is non reactive, Anti HAV total is reactive also SGPT level is high (80) and protien level is also little bit high (8.16), I also took Hepatites B and C test but they are not reactive, kindly suugest what to do
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
As for the hepatitis A - this probably means that in the past you were infected and cleared your infection. I doubt it is the reason for your elevated liver function tests. You will need further follow for this. If they stay elevated you will want... Read more »

Anti HAV IGg is Reactive

I went through the "Anti HAV IGg" test that shows the reactive & 9.12 value what does it means.... Read more »
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Hepatitis A

Table of Contents What Is Hepatitis A? Diagnosis and Treatment Prevention of HAV References What Is Hepatitis A? Hepatitis is an inflammation, or swelling, of the liver. Alcohol, drugs (including prescription medications),... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for Health Professionals

Table of Contents Overview and Statistics Hepatitis A Vaccination Hepatitis A and International Travel Postexposure Prophylaxis for Hepatitis A Overview and Statistics What is the case definition for acute Hepatitis A? ... Read more »
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Other Viral Hepatitis Infections

Hepatitis A Hepatitis B Other viral hepatitis infections Hepatitis A Hepatitis A (HAV) is found in faeces (stool). People become infectedwhen faeces from an infected person enters theirmouth. This may occur when food (including raw... Read more »
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Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Liver Basics Symptoms of Liver Damage Tests for Liver Damage The Liver and HIV Liver Disease and Women Caring for Your Liver Taking Care of Yourself Liver Basics Your liver is one of the most... Read more »
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Able to Contract?

Posted by Anonymous
This may sound silly but my Anxiety level is extremely high right now. Okay, last night I found an old coin on the streets, being a coin collector, i had to have it. It was a jamaican 50 cent coin. I was extremely intrested becuase those has not... Read more »

HELP.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i hav been sexualy active, i had anal sex, where i am the top. i have used condoms, and have not see any of them break. i took a test after my last sexual encounter where it htought could be at risk, even with condoms, and was negative. i will test... Read more »

drug test

Posted by Anonymous
i had to take a drug test in order for a job. it was like the same test i took for the hiv test with the cotton swab in my mouth . i would like to know if the drug test also shows if you hav hiv or not?? Read more »

recieved oral

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I'm a male and I recieved oral from a male at an alut book store I now hav many symtoms can I have HIV Did any of you get it this way Read more »