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What Initial Tests Do I Need To Take If I Have Hepatitis B
Hepatitis is an inflammatory condition of the liver. Almost all cases are caused by viruses, including most commonly hepatitis a, hepatitis b, and hepatitis c, or by toxins (eg alcohol). The liver swells, it doesn't work properly leading to a failure to detoxify some biochemical substances, and a failure to excrete bilirubin, leading to jaundice. Some cases are fatal, ...Read more
What to do about hepatitis b positive father with negative mother, if they take test tube baby, will he safe from hepatitis b virus?
More info needed: If you have not had any HBV vaccine and your anti-hbs antibody is positive, you've had the infection (and the anti-hbc antibody is positive too). No vaccine needed. If you are in the midst of a 3 dose HBV vaccine series and your anti-hbs is now positive, finish the series. It will provide better protection. ...Read more
I took hepatitis b vaccine 2 shots twice(after a gap of 2-3 years) but i never took 3rd shot, do I need to take 3rd shot ?Or do i've to take all again
Sir, I have hepatitis b, with tests hbeag-ve, HBsAG +, HBV DNA <=20, sgot 28, sgpt 56. My age is 32 m. What it indicates, please help?
Chronic Hep B: The presence of hbsag indicates that you may have chronic hepatitis b and may be at risk of liver disease. Treatments are available and you should consult your doctor for the treatment. Visit this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hepatitis-b/ds00398. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have hepatitis b in my body.In test show no active so pl tell me whit i will be do for compete cur. ?
Hep. B: I am sorry there is no complete cure for hepatitis b at present. Need more information such as how long ago you had it? What is lab report like serology, liver function tests, hepatitis dna? Also the current treatment depends on above tests. You have to get periodic above tests done by your doctor. Keep your nutrition well balanced. Avoid unprotected sex, intravenous drug, tattoos. See your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Vould it be posible that because I have hepatitis b that the marijuana would stay in my system haven't smoked in over three months and my drug test ?
HBV infection: If you have chronic hbv infection and has evidence of active replication, you should be on treatment for it. Hbv infection is one of the conditions that can lead to liver cancer without evidence of liver cirrhosis. If on therapy, lfts will be monitor closely at the initial stage, then spread out as you are responding to therapy. If not on therapy, suggest lfts, afp, and us every 6months -1 yr. ...Read more
Hepatitis b is a viral liver disease. Until vaccines were developed this was a very common cause of hepatitis, and still is in some countries. Hep b is a progressive chronic disease which can lead to cirrhosis and also to cancer of the liver. It is also implicated in the causation ...Read more
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