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e-ANTIGEN, E-ANTIBODY

Hi all,
      Recently i had blood-work done for HB-e antigen and e-antibody. My HBeAg (e-antigen) is negative and Anti-HBe (e-antibody) is positive. What does that mean?

Thanks in advance,
Howard
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How is your HBV DNA?

What it means depends on your HBV DNA.
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5 months ago, my viral load was ~1900 copies/ml. It has been always between 900-3000 in last one year.

My up-to-date viral load result will be in, next week.

THanks,
Howard
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With 1900 VL, 2007 guideline recommonds monitoring, not treatment.
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Im Confused.............

Please tell me if viral load is ~285000 copies/ml
ALT normal
HBeAntigen is negative
HBe antibody is positive

Is any treatment recommended?
someone suggested me enticavir... others are not suggesting treatment right now... im confused
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