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Author Topic: Immune or not?  (Read 4212 times)

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Offline lomino

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Immune or not?
« on: November 11, 2015, 06:26:05 am »

I have a rheuma sickness and had to do a quantiferon test to see if i can use tnf blocker. Then they saw accidently that i had long ago contact with hbv.
My doc is telling me that i dont have to worry but that probably it will be a risk to use tnf blocker so hepatitis could come again.

Does this results mean that i had long ago a hepatitis b that is "cured" now? :(

Hbs-AG negative
Hbs-AB 8 / < 10
Hbc-AB positive
Hb DNA Pcr quant < 10 / <10

HBV DNA not detectable.

Thanks so much for your help.


Offline Lynn K

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Re: Immune or not?
« Reply #1 on: November 16, 2015, 12:58:14 am »
These are questions best asked of your doctor

Best of luck to you
Genotype 1a
1978 contracted, 1990 Dx
1995 Intron A failed
2001 Interferon Riba null response
2003 Pegintron Riba trial med null response
2008 F4 Cirrhosis Bx
2014 12 week Sov/Oly relapse
10/14 fibroscan 27 PLT 96
2014 24 weeks Harvoni 15 weeks Riba
5/4/15 EOT not detected, ALT 21, AST 20
4 week post not detected, ALT 26, AST 28
12 week post NOT DETECTED (07/27/15)
ALT 29, AST 27 PLT 92
24 week post NOT DETECTED! (10/19/15)
44 weeks (3/11/16)  fibroscan 33, PLT 111, HCV NOT DETECTED!


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