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When did bloodbanks start screening for hepatitis b?
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: @1971
is when screening started.

In brief: @1971
is when screening started.
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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
3 doctors agree
In brief: 1971
Tests for hep b surface antigen (marker of active infection) since 1971; hep b core antibody 1986 (igm marker of acute infection, IgG marker of past infection).

In brief: 1971
Tests for hep b surface antigen (marker of active infection) since 1971; hep b core antibody 1986 (igm marker of acute infection, IgG marker of past infection).
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