i am postgraduate student in internal medicine ,during screening i was found to be hepatits surface antigen +,e-antigen+
HBV-DNA+,ANTI-HCV+,HCV-RNA NEGATIVE,ULTRASOUND ABDOMENand GI endoscopy normal,LFT-s.bil o.8mg,SGOT-50IU,SGPT-82IU ALK.POS-125IU,S.ALPHA FETOPROTEIN NORMAL,LIVER BIOPSY-features of chronic hepatitsB,IMMUNOHISTOCHEMICAL STAINING STRONGLY+for both surface and core antigen.
i was adviced to take INTERFERON-ALPHA 5-million units daily,during therapy liver enzymes raisedto SGOT -110,SGPT 130 UNITS (previous SGOT 50, SGPT 82 IU)AT THE END OF 4 MONTHS OF THERAPYboth surface,e-antigens postive,HBV-DNA+, later i was adviced to take LAMOUDINE 100mg OD and INF -ALPHA exdended for another 2 months.
now at the end of 6months of INERFERON-ALPHA 5millionunits daily,and LAMOUDINE-100mg daily,
surface antigen+,e-antigen +,HBV-DNA+,LFT-s.bil-0.9mg,SGOT-35 units,SGPT-40 units
LIVER BIOPSY-chronic hepatits,histological interventionalliver group-grade=3 and histological stage(international liver group)=1
IMMUNO HISTOCHEMICAL STAINING POSTIVE FOR BOTH SURFACE AND CORE ANTIGENS.till now i do not have any symtomps of hepatits.
1) what are the treatment options available for me now?
2) WHAT WILL BE THE PROGNOSIS IN MY CASE?
NOW i am 28 year old can i marry and lead normal life?.i am very much deprssed kindly advice.
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