Hepatitis B Virus Serology and Interpretation
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Hepatitis B Virus Serology and Interpretation

HBsAg - Anti-HBs - Anti-HBc - HBeAg - Anti-HBe

 - Acute hepatitis B

 - Chronic hepatitis B with active viral replication

 - Inactive HBV carrier state (low HBV DNA level) or HBeAg-negative chronic hepatitis B with active viral replication (high HBV DNA level)

 - Chronic hepatitis B with heterotypic anti-HBs (about 10% of cases)

 - Acute hepatitis B

 - Recovery from hepatitis B (immunity)

 - Vaccination (immunity)

 - False-positive; less commonly, infection in remote past



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