Hey, I have hepatitis b, and was wondering what the term "inactive carrier" means? Can you become an inactive carrier through medication? If you do become an inactive carrier, can you still spread hepatitis b to others you come in sexual contact with? Thank you.
No, being inactive doesn't mean that you r at a higher risk for cancer. The more active your hbv, the higher the dna, the more prone you are to developing cancer in the near future if you do not seek treatment.
Yes you are at risk for liver cancer regardless of the status but as an inactive carrier, you are at the low end of the spectrum for developing liver cancer as opposed to someone who has active hbv.
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