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What does hepatitis A total ABand being positive mean on a

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what does hepatitis A total ABand being positive mean on a blood test?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr A Gupta replied 9 years ago.
Hepatitis A total AB is an antibody test for hepatitis A infection where AB stands for antibody. Hepatitis A is a viral infection and can occur from contaminated food. A positive total antibody test indicate past infection and immunity to virus. It does not specifically indicate current or present infection.

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