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HAV- IgG Positive what meas it?

I got my result from laboratory and my HAV- IgG gives positive, what meas that? that i have hepatitis? and what kind of treatment i should get or have? i need some advise. thanks!!
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it means your immune system came into contact with either Hepatitis A virus or the Hep A vaccine, and that you have some antibody protection against Hepatitis A.

If it is sufficient protection to fight off a Hep A infection, i cannot tell (ask a doctor). Perhaps also consider getting protection against Hep B as well, if not already done so.

(And of course, begin protected against one or two hepatitis virus types does not make you immune against other viruses such as hepatitis C)
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typo: begin -> being
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thanks some much for the coments, i will ask a doctor about it and see what he says,
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Sometime, Last July 20,2011.. I go to a laboratory room to have my hepa A test. I already recieved my result last July 21 and it results HAV IgG Positive. I will apply for a job , can this be a reason that my employer will not hire me? Is this case harmful? is this HAV IgG positive is an advantage?

  Help me.. I dont know what case it is..
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