Hepatitis B pp 105-111 | Cite as

Immunologic Responses to Hepatitis B Virus and their Interpretations

  • Barbara G. Werner
  • Jules L. Dienstag
  • Barbara J. Kuter
  • David R. Snydman
  • B. Frank Polk
  • Donald E. Craven
  • Richard Platt
  • Clyde S. Crumpacker
  • George F. Grady

Abstract

The variable patterns of clinical and serologic responses following exposure to hepatitis B virus (HBV) have been well documented (1,2,3,4). The common serologic profiles are charted using the markers listed in Table 1.

Keywords

Serologic Marker Health Care Personnel HBsAg Chronic Carrier Immunization Practice Advisory Committee Hepatitis Associate Antigen 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Barbara G. Werner
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  • Jules L. Dienstag
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  • Barbara J. Kuter
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  • David R. Snydman
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  • B. Frank Polk
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  • Donald E. Craven
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  • Richard Platt
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  • Clyde S. Crumpacker
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  • George F. Grady
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  1. 1.State Laboratory Institute, Department of Public HealthCommonwealth of MassachusettsUSA
  2. 2.Massachusetts General HospitalUSA
  3. 3.Tufts-New England Medical CenterUSA
  4. 4.Brigham and Women’s HospitalUSA
  5. 5.Channing LaboratoryUSA
  6. 6.Boston University HospitalUSA
  7. 7.Boston City HospitalUSA
  8. 8.New England Deaconess HospitalUSA
  9. 9.Beth Israel HospitalUSA
  10. 10.Departments of MedicineTufts University School of Medicine, Harvard Medical SchoolUSA
  11. 11.Boston University School of MedicineBostonUSA
  12. 12.Merck, Sharp and Dohme Research LaboratoriesWest PointUSA

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