anti-HBs

an·ti-HBs

Antibody to the hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg).

an·ti-HBs

(an'tē)
Antibody to the hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg).

an·ti-HBs

(an'tē)
Antibody to the hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg).

anti-HBs,

n an antibody to the surface antigen of the hepatitis B virus; indicative of either active immunity to the hepatitis B virus as a result of prior infection or passive immunity from the presence of hepatitis B immunoglobulin in the blood. It may also be an immune response triggered as the result of having received vaccination against the hepatitis B virus.
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The report provides the 5-year test volume and sales forecasts by country for HAV NAT, HBV NAT, HBs Ag, HCV, Anti-HBc, Anti-HBs, Anti-HAV, Hepatitis Delta, HBc Ag, HBe Ag, and ALT/SGPT tests performed in the following markets:
Only 16% of persons vaccinated at age <1 year are estimated to have detectable anti-HBs [greater than or equal to]10 mIU/mL 18 years later.
Yine ulkemizden cocuk hastalari iceren Sarper ve arkadaslannin (3) yaptiklari bir calismada 6 yillik sure icinde cok sayida transfuzyon almis 66 losemi ve kronik anemi tanisi alan hastalar degerlendirilmis; hastalarda tani aninda ve son takipte HBsAg, anti-HBs, anti-HBc, anti-HCV ve anti-HIV taramasi yapilmis ve hicbirinde HBsAg, anti-HCV ve anti-HIV seropozitifligine rastlanmamistir.
The appearance of anti-HBs with the absence of HBsAg indicates the resolution of infection and protective immunity.
If the anti-HBs level is less than 10 mIU/mL, one dose of HBV is given and the individual is retested 1-2 months later.
31 -- Direct coombs test -- -- Negative -- Anti-HAV -- -- Negative -- Anti-HBC -- -- Negative -- HBsAg -- -- Negative -- Anti-HBs -- -- Negative -- Anti-HCV -- -- Negative -- Anti-AMA <1/20 -- Negative -- ALP = alkaline phosphatase; ALT = alanine aminotransferase; anti-AMA = antimitochondrial antibodies, anti-HAV = hepatitis A virus antibody; anti-HBs = hepatitis B surface antibody; anti-HBV = hepatitis B virus antibody; anti-HCV = hepatitis C virus antibody; AST = aspartate aminotransferase; GGT = A-glutamyltransferase; HBsAg = hepatitis B surface antigen
If anti-HBS antibody titres are <10 mIU/ml, consult an infectious diseases specialist for further advice.
The study's primary end point was freedom from overt or occult HBV infection with adequate immune response, defined as anti-HBs titers of at least 10 IU/mL, Dr.
There is higher risk of HBV DNA detection in persons who lacked anti-HBs compared to those with detectable anti-HBs levels (7).
HBsAg and anti-HBs titers were determined one month after the Pt, 2nd, 3rd and 4th doses of vaccine.
Cocuklardan alinan kan orneklerinde anti-HBc IgG ve IgM, HBsAg ve anti-HBs, anti-HCV antikoru ELIZA (Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) yontemi ile bakildi.
1,4) Each individual who is vaccinated should be tested for response to the vaccine, anti-Hbs (hepatitis B surface antibody), one to two months after completion of the three-dose vaccination series.