A doctor or health clinic provides hepatitis B blood testing, according to the Hepatitis B Foundation. Only one blood sample is necessary, but the test involves three results: hepatitis B surface antigen, hepatitis B sur... More »

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Information about Hepatitis B and its causes, diagnosis, symptoms and treatment is available through a variety of sources including physicians, public health programs, the CDC and the National Institutes of Health. Hepat... More »

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Hepatitis B is a condition that affects the liver, and can cause liver cancer, liver scarring and sometimes, complete failure of the liver. In some cases, it can be terminal. It is a result of infection from the hepatiti... More »

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The meaning of a reactive result for a hepatitis B test depends on the type of test performed, according to the Hepatitis B Foundation. The three most common blood tests detect the presence of hepatitis B surface antigen... More »

The hepatitis B core antibody test is used in comparison to the results of the hepatitis B surface antigen and hepatitis B surface antibody tests to determine if the infection is present or was present, according to the ... More »

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Hepatitis B surface antibody titers of greater than or equal to 12 milli-units per milliliter indicate immunity to hepatitis B, states Mayo Medical Laboratories. Titers less than 5 milli-international units per millilite... More »

The hepatitis B vaccine is a series of three injections, according to the Hepatitis B Foundation. There is also a two-dose hepatitis B vaccine for adolescents. More »

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