Hepatitis viruses are a must know in medicine. Especially A, B and C.
Try read this Hep B serology: is this acute? chronic? resolved? or immunized?
- HBsAg = +ve
- HBcAb = IgM
- HBsAb = -ve
- HBeAg/ DNA = +ve
- HBsAg = -ve
- HBcAb = -ve
- HBsAb = IgG
- HBeAg/DNA = -ve
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Answer: 1. Acute infection 2. Immunized