Hepatitis B Community
Hepatitis B DNA not Detected
About This Community:

This forum is an un-mediated, patient-to-patient forum for questions and support regarding Hepatitis B. Topics in this forum include but are not limited to, Causes, Diagnosis, Family and Relationships, Living With Hepatitis B, Research Updates, Treatment, Success Stories, Support, Symptoms.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Hepatitis B DNA not Detected

well my question is about my latest Test Results which says:

SOURCE : BLOOD ** TEST** HEPATITIS B VIRUS BY PCR
HEPATITIS B VIRUS BY PCR [ Final Report ]

Hepatitis B virus DNA not detected.
Principle of Assay:
HBV qualitative assay incorporates standardized purification of HBV DNA
and real-time amplification of HBV gene encoding for HBV surface
antigen.
In this assay fluorescently labeled probes are used and monitored for
intensity, which is directly proportional to the target (HBV DNA).
This assay can detect a minimum of 500 copies
of HBV DNA/ml.
NOTE:
Correlation of results with clinical and laboratory findings are highly
recommended.

===============================================================


HEP.B.SURFACE ANTIGEN
..............
Result
Reactive (5820)
Normal Ranges
Cutoff rate is............1.0 (Test Performed By ECLIA)
                          (RECHECKED)
Please note that this is a screening test for Hepatitis B Surface
antigen,performed on third generation ECLIA Cobas 6000 (e601)
utilizing electrochemiluminescence immunoassay.


=======================================================================================



Now i wanna know in detail what does it mean do i have a chance that Hep B will end by itself can i get married?
and if i do get married and my wife does take vaccine shots will she still be in danger from me ? please i want real doctors to answer this question









Blank
Avatar_n_tn
She wont be infected if she is vaccinated....before that you check her Hbsag..if its negative she can be vaccinated and will gain immunity after three shots of vaccine... later it is safe to have sex despite ur infection
Related Discussions
11 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_m_tn

hbvdna undetactable

it means nothing, i had it most of my life with normal alt but i got cirrhosis.it just means you have no liver damage now so the virus can live and replicate longer....infction or virus replication at low levels or by cccdna has nothing to do with hbvdna und


HEP.B.SURFACE ANTIGEN
..............
Result
Reactive (5820)

eclia is a useless and very old test for cronic (chronic) carriers, it is totally meanless.check hbsag quantitative by architect or roches quant

we know nothing about your hbv stage and liver damage, check our helath pages for the tests needed
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
okay thanks for answering but u didnt answer my question about getting married if my wife takes 3 shots of vaccine will she still be in danger ? if we have sex with out protection?
Blank
Avatar_m_tn

check hbsag and hbsab to know if your wife had already hbv

if hbsab is und and hbsag negative she didn t have it and needs hbv vaccine to be fully protected.do check hbsab level after vaccine because about 5% doesn t respond
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
well i am not married yet :) but if she never had Hep B and she do  take vaccine shots full course and if we do have sex with out protection so will she be infected or not ? cause what if i want to have kids :(
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
She wont be infected if she is vaccinated....before that you check her Hbsag..if its negative she can be vaccinated and will gain immunity after three shots of vaccine... later it is safe to have sex despite ur infection
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
well that's a relief thanks : )
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Dear All,

I have just join this community and have a query, which has become very important to me for immigration visa purpose...
About a year ago, when i have given blood donation to one of my office colleague reports state that HBV(Reactive)
When i consult to the doctor, he advise me to further detail investigation by HBV- Surface Antigen and  PCR test, i then performed these test by the reliable lab in the country (AGA KHAN LAB) the test state the following results;

Name of Test               Result
HBV surface Antigen    Reactive (4007)
HBV by PCR               Hepatitis B Virus DNA not detected.

My consultant asked me to not worry and further told me that you have a dead virus in your blood and it can not be reactive again.
But currently i have advice to medical test by Immigration authority Australia, as i have applied for immigration, i am worried that what would be in my case can i score positively in my medical test for immigration please share you doctrine in accordance with my case....

Regards,
Misbah
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
your hbv is not detactable in blood but it is of course detactable inside the liver because hbsag is still positive.to know if you have really cleared hbv you dont have to make hbv pcr but hbsag quantitative, if it is lower than 1500iu/ml you can definitely clear by pegintf
Blank
Avatar_f_tn

Thanks for your reply, can you please tell me that which test i further need to verify my medical record ? Is it hbsag quantitative ?
Is there any difference in HBV surface Antigen and hbsag quantitative, because i think that both the test are same, please guide me with your experience..

Kind Regards,
Misbah
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
So the hbsag quantitative 1500iu/ml is the threshold value that we have chance to clear hbsag?
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
Yes, according to stef, and with PEG IFN.

Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Hepatitis B Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Hepatitis Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
stef2011
Italy
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
StephenCastlecrag
Australia
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
veteranB
CA
9624973_tn?1413019730
Blank
melcul
United Kingdom
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
mike9111
MI
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
mer971