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What do these heb b results mean? Hepbcore ab Negative

Patient: What do these heb b results mean?Hep.b.core ab. Negative and ref range negativeHbsab. Positive and reference range negativeHbsag. Negative and reference range negativeHbeab. Negative and reference range negativeHbeag. Negative and reference range negative

 

 

Doctor: Hello,Thank you for your medical query at AskTheDoctor.comI understand your concern.Thank you for typing out the reports. The reports indicate that you are a carrier of hepatitis b, mostly infected in the past.The disease is not in active stage as of now since the HBeAg and HBeAb are both negative. These two tests indicate the infectivity of the person.The core antibody is also negative indicating that you did not acquire the infection recently.Hope this was helpful,Regards

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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