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Does HBs Ag by ELISA method is done for identifying HIV & Hepatitis B virus both ?


Posted by Richard

I like to know if the result of HBs Ag test by ELISA method comes Negative then does it implies that I am not effected by Hepatitis B & HIV both ?
 
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Myo

 No ,

You can know only Hepatitis B status by HBsAg.

HIV cannot be ruled out by HBsAg negativity.

Dr.Myo Nyein Aung

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