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Overview Brief

Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative test is a blood test to screen for Hepatitis B virus.

What is Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative Test?

Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative is a screening and diagnostic test for chronic and acute Hepatitis B (HBV) infection. Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative test detects the protein present on the surface of the virus. (1)

Why is Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative Suggested?

Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative test is suggested to detect Hepatitis B, even before the symptoms appear.

  • The test is used for early detection of HBV virus.
  • To identify people in “HBV Carrier “state.

How is Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative Performed?

Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative Test is a routine indicator of acute Hepatitis B infection.

  • A blood sample is collected from veins.
  • The sample is tested at the lab to detect the surface protein of HBV Virus.

What are the Parameters Measured in Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative?

Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative detects the protein that is present on the surface of HBV virus.

Preparation before Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative

Pre-schedule Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative test.

  • take diet and medicines as indicated by
  • Discuss medical history with the doctor.

Post-care after Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative Test

The patient needs to give a small blood sample for Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative test.

  • Patients can go home and resume routine after Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative test.
  • Rest for some time.

Sample Types in Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative Test

Only one sample is needed for Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative test.

  • Blood sample.

Side-effects of Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative

Hepatitis B s (Surface) Antigen Qualitative is a safe test.

  • The patient may feel slight pain, during sample collection.
  • Feeling lightheaded.

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