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my HBsag is reactive but my HBsab is non reactive
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my HBsag is reactive but my HBsab is non reactive

well i had my physical examination with my Hepa B and the doctor told me that i had a reactive HBsag but my HBsab is non reactive so is it possible that if i had established my antibody and make it reactive do it have a possible outcome to eradicate the reactive HBsag? my doctor told me that i need to consult a gastrointrologist for further test because they wanna know if they need to raise the antibody to cure the reactive antigen?
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Have a second test 6 months from the physical exam test.  If you are still HBsAg positive then you have chronic HepB.  If your HBsAg becomes negative then you are cleared.

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Hi what is a HBsag
and what is a HBsab
what is the difference for hepatitis test
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Positive HBsag indicates presence of the HBV virus.

Positive HBsab indicates you are immune against the virus.

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Thanks for clearing that up.
Okay, My question is if you get a Vaccine from Hep B Is there any way you can get the virus from the vaccine and then your Hssab will show that your immune to the virus? Is that correct?
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>>>Is that correct?

No.  You don't get HBV from vaccination.  If you have anti-HBs, you are immune.
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I just want to ask what do u mean by HbSag reactive? im curious with it?
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HbSag reactive

=presence of HBV.
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nakakahawa ba ang hbs ag reactive
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what should i take to clear my hbsag reactive
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