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What is hepatitis antibody screening?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Looking for viruses.

Usually the doctor is ruling out hepatitis caused by viruses: hep a, hep b, and hep c.
There or other antibodies that suggest immune hepatitis, specifically anti-mitochondrial abs, and smooth muscle abs.

In brief: Looking for viruses.

Usually the doctor is ruling out hepatitis caused by viruses: hep a, hep b, and hep c.
There or other antibodies that suggest immune hepatitis, specifically anti-mitochondrial abs, and smooth muscle abs.
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