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HBeAg-Hepatitis B Envelope Antigen Test in Kolkata

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Overview

Hepatitis B e antigen (HBeAg) is a small polypeptide that exists in a free form in the serum of individuals during the early phase of hepatitis B infection, soon after hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) becomes detectable.
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Summary Price Of HBeAg-Hepatitis B Envelope Antigen Test in Kolkata

Metropolis Healthcare is a leading diagnostics centre and pathology lab in India equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technologies that provides the HBeAg-Hepatitis B Envelope Antigen Test with a clear pricing structure

The price of HBeAg-Hepatitis B Envelope Antigen Test in Kolkata is ₹ 1,000

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Frequently Asked Questions

For determining infectivity of hepatitis B virus (HBV) carriers
For patients suspected of viral hepatitis
Serum levels of both HBeAg and HBsAg rise rapidly during the period of viral replication. The presence of HBeAg in serum correlates with hepatitis B virus (HBV) infectivity, the number of infectious virions, and the presence of HBV core antigen in the infected hepatocytes.In HBV carriers and patients with chronic hepatitis B, positive HBeAg results usually indicate presence of active HBV replication and high infectivity. A negative HBeAg result indicates very minimal or no HBV replication. Positive anti-HBe results usually indicate inactivity of the virus and low infectivity. Positive anti-HBe results in the presence of detectable HBV DNA in serum also indicate active viral replication in these patients.

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