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What are some common misconceptions about hbv?

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In brief: HPV?

Do you mean HPV (human papiloma virus) or did you mean Hep B virus? Please resend question.

In brief: HPV?

Do you mean HPV (human papiloma virus) or did you mean Hep B virus? Please resend question.
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
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Dr. Andrew Gentry
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Cancer risk

Several catagories of hepatitis b infection chronic - infection leading to liver damage inactive - infection without liver damage resolved - prior infection that body's immune system has cleared acute exacerbation or flare - active infection that suddenly worsens reactivation - reoccurance of hep b after resolved all patients particularly inactive have risk of hcc hepatocelluar carcinoma.

In brief: Cancer risk

Several catagories of hepatitis b infection chronic - infection leading to liver damage inactive - infection without liver damage resolved - prior infection that body's immune system has cleared acute exacerbation or flare - active infection that suddenly worsens reactivation - reoccurance of hep b after resolved all patients particularly inactive have risk of hcc hepatocelluar carcinoma.
Dr. Andrew Gentry
Dr. Andrew Gentry
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