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A 23-year-old female asked about a 23-year-old female:

Hepatitis b +ve , anti hbe + ve, hbe ag - ve, anti hbc-igm:opel- ve . in which stage is my wife?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Given what you..: Have written, the presence of hbsag without hbeag or anti-hbc igm suggests a chronic infection, probably for years. People who are anti-hbe positive tend to be much less infectious as compared to their hbeag counterparts with less inflammatory liver disease. Was a hbv dna viral load done?

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