About Me: Male, 46, Nashville, TN, member since Feb 2008
Dx w/ chronic Hep C & B co-infection at the end of 07.
HCV...GT 2, VL 5.9 million
[More] HBV...GT A, VL 18900. HBeAg negative
Biopsy Feb 08 showed 2/2
48 weeks of Peg IFN
24 weeks of Ribavirin
SVR Sept 09
Currently on Tenofovir (TDF/Viread) for HBV
Recently I had blood test done and the results were as shown:
HIV - Non reactive ( COI =0.362)
HBV-Non reactive (COI=0.499)
I am happy to see the result non reactive.But am worried with those COI values.Can u please tell me whether my COI values or normal.i am very much scared.
Please help me out. !
We all got free Twinrix (A+B) vaccines, because of my hep c. That was cool. My doc applied for it. They have some kind of law in DK that if a person has b or c, the whole family is entitle to get the Twinrix. Yes, I beat you in numbers. Got 5 and the hubby got 5 too. The last ones just moved out last month. Life is good!
Thanks so much! Wow, that is quite crazy. When I was dxed with hep c my doc checked the whole family for hep b too. One of my daughters was positive for antibodies for both b and c, but had cleared both herself. None of us, except her had the pos antibodies for hep b. She must have gotten it when she was a child and was one of the few to clear it. What a crazy confusing disease the B is. I'm so glad my kids didn't have any of it! I really hope that you will clear it by yourself one day! Maybe next year will be a good year! :-)
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