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what happen if EBV (VCA) IgA = 30,9(elisa method)

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what happen if EBV (VCA) IgA = 30,9(elisa method)

mysticdoc :

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mysticdoc :

Hi there,


I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.


I am here to help you with your concerns.

mysticdoc :

EBV VCA refers to Epstein Barr virus viral capsid antigen.

mysticdoc :

the IgA antibodies are body's response to the Epstein Barr virus.

mysticdoc :

The level goes up during acute illness.

mysticdoc :

Your result suggests you likely have got Epstein Barr virus infection recently.

mysticdoc :

Do you have symptoms like fatigue, appetite loss etc.

Customer:

i'm not sure, but doctor said i have asmatis

mysticdoc :

Ok that is possible.

mysticdoc :

but your test result shows you likely have EBv infection.

mysticdoc :

The infection clears by itself over several weeks.

Customer:

it,s dangerous?

mysticdoc :

no it is not dangerous.

mysticdoc :

and no treatment is necessary.

mysticdoc :

Asthm treatment shoudl be sufficient.

Customer:

that indicator mean a tumor or cancer?

mysticdoc :

no it is not.

mysticdoc :

it just means viral infection.

mysticdoc :

This is also known as Mono infection

Customer:

i want to go for holiday for two week, can i go?

mysticdoc :

yes of course

mysticdoc :

take some rest, eat well, relax

mysticdoc :

that is all

mysticdoc :

and enjoy your time

Customer:

it can contagious to my family?

mysticdoc :

yes it can be from close contact like kissing, sharing food items etc.

mysticdoc :

The contagiousness subsides over 2 weeks.

mysticdoc :

or when you do not have any symptoms.

mysticdoc :

Mainly sore throat or cough

mysticdoc :

If no cough or sore throat, it will not transmit.

Customer:

ok then, thanks a lot for your information

mysticdoc :

very welcome

mysticdoc :

do not worry

mysticdoc :

Best wishes,


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