your doctor is froma century ago, just a carrier means nothing
yes you are infectious
you need the following if you find it in the philippines to know your status:
fibroscan, values less than 6kpa are normal liver
hbsag quantity in iu/ml, values lower than 300iu/ml are for inactive carriers
alt, less than 30 is normal values
thnx a lot stef2011..
this is my lab test result:
am i still safe? can i transmit this to anybody?
HBS ANTIGEN (quantum)
-------patient's value is 255.17
-------interpretation is REACTIVE
-------Cut - off Value is R>=2.000
ANTIBODY TO HEPA B ANTIGEN
-------Patient's Value is 0.035
-------Interpretation is REACTIVE
-------Cut- Off Value is R<1.000
ALT---- RESULT 21. U/L
Normal range is 9. - 72.
Check your Anti-HBc IgM, if this is non reactive it means you are in chronic stage. If it is reactive, you are in acute stage. I suggest to do the test in Hi-Precision lab in the philippines, do a full hepa b profile test. They will give you quantitative results. Post it here in the forum so they can help you with the results.
Copyright 1994-2016MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.