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Among the 1-3% that got cured naturally.

3-oct-2011 hbsag(747.67iu/ml)
12-sep-2012 hbsag(700.78)
put on treatment(6months)
14-june-2013 hbsag(808.07iu/ml)
hbv dna: undetected     stop treatment        13-nov-13 hbsag(633.63iu/ml)
is there a chance of seroconverting simultaneosly.

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Yes
why not
You can be among 1-3%
However if u use peg inf the chances are almost 10 %
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The cost of pegIFN is too much in west african countries around $550 per injection.
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My spirit is lifted, since there is a chance for one to seroconvert hbsag even without meds.
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Thats cruel
60 USD is the price here
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U see now, the dr. too said the prise is high for me to experiment on it.
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But our own immune system produces interferon which is neutralise by hbsag "stef2011"
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It is generally unsafe to stop treatment when hbvdna became undetectable. So please monitor your ALT and hbvdna frequently in the next few months.
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our immune system makes nothing if we are infected by hbv, it is the virus to drive the immune response, not us
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without antivirals or peg it is like 100% chronic, a percentage like 1-3% is meaningless especially because the error of these studies might be higher than 1-3% and cannot reflect real life
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my hbsag is 710 iu/ml today
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get pegintf to clear it
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thanks for ur fast respond, I wish I could hv provide the money for the pergyinterferon, but I could not. pls what other thing can I do to eradicate the hbsag completely, your advice will be appreciated, thank you.
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nothing else, just keep vitamin d levels at high range of normal, but this is just for general health and keep immune system healthy, not a cure for hbsag

india and vietnam have their own generic peginterferon which is cheaper, if you happen to have friends there you may get it cheaper
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Where did u have ur hbsag quantity test done?
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that's in Ghana@ MDS laboratories, the hbsag is so frustrating, I tell u, u can just concentrate again, the only one to heal us now is the Almighty.
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hbsag at 710 iu/ml for you is really low. You should look for a way to get PegInf, so u can clear whats remaining off. You have a big chance. I suggest you try some teaching hospitals in Ghana, you might find you can get it for free.
I am considering comming to ghana to have my HBSAG quantity test done from Nigeria. The lab where i have been doing it in Lagos is not very reliable. They keep giving me highly fluctuating and wide varying figures each time i go to check.
Please let me have the address in Ghana where i go for the test. Is results out the same day?
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MDS lancet can b found in east legion, their number is 0504101150, 0504101151 , the result can b gotten in 42 hours time, hope u r clear.
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I mean east legon in Accra, one injection of pergyinterferon I've been told cost around 550 dollars, how much is it in nigeria
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All clear. Thanks.
I just checked with a phamacy just now. Told its about 150 dollars for a shot.
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OK, thx for ur concern, what is da value of ur hbsag n what hv u been taken now.
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Sorry made a mistake wrt the quoted interferon price in nigeria. It's actually 225 dollars. I can't quote an accurate hbsag quantity as I have been using an unreliable lab. Which is why I want to come redo it in Ghana. Been on tnf for 3 years nw, together with10k a day vitD. I also take an antioxidant food supplement and also stabilised vitD.
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my AST results today is 23 u/l whiles ALT is 17 u/l which all fall in the normal range
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