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How to boost immune system to hepatitis b

A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Yes, but: prophylactically, meaning that you get the vaccine prior to getting infected. If infected, you will need the treatment, taking chances isn't an o... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Yes: Some people get immunity once they get infection and clear it. They usually have not only antibody to surface antigen but core also.
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Dr. Camilla Graham
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease 28 years experience
Yes: About 95% of otherwise healthy adults who are exposed to hepatitis b will control the infection with their own immune systems. The hepatitis b (hbv) i... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Nwanguma
Infectious Disease 21 years experience
Hepatitis B.: It will be helpful if you give the specific tests that were done. There are several different test we do to determine if someone is infected, immune o... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Venkata Vallury
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Beer: one has no correlation with the other you can still develop alcohol induced hepatitis if you drink very heavily.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Protection: Means that specific individual is well protected against hepatitis b.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need actual results: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that.... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Protected: You are protected from getting infected with hepatitis b.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Camilla Graham
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease 28 years experience
Most likely, no: Are you immune because you were vaccinated or you have evidence of previous exposure but your cleared the infection? If you were infected before you a... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Uncomfortable: Not sure what you mean or whether it is related in any way to your liver. Discuss with your doctor. If you have UC there are numerous potential compli... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
No guarantees: You can recover and still have the virus in your system. If so, exacerbations of HBV can occur. Tests are available to determine if the virus, its a... Read More
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