I was tested for Hep B & C plus a full STD panel 4 months after a sexual encounter.
Hep C Virus Ab - neg
HBs Ag screen - neg
Hep B Core Ab, tot - neg
I'm not sure about the Hep B Surface Ab, Anti-HBs level, it was not pos or neg.
Index value 0.00-0.99
Inconsistent with Immunity 0.00-0.99
Consistent with immunity >0.99
My doctor clear me but I'm not sure!!!! Help!!
Welcome to the Forum. I'll be happy to help interpret your test results for you. Your tests clearly show that you did not get either hepatitis B or hepatitis C from your encounter of concern. There is no reason for further testing or concern. If you have changed your sexual activity with your regular sex partner because of the encounter you mention, there is no reason to abstain from unprotected intercourse because of concern that you might have hepatitis and transmit it to your partner.
By the way, if you are concerned about sexually acquired hepatitis B, I would suggest you go on and get the hepatitis B vaccine. It is highly effective and safe. As for hepatitis C, there is no evidence that hepatitis C is transmitted through genital sexual activity.
Copyright 1994-2018MedHelp.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Vitals Consumer Services, LLC.
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. MedHelp 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.