|"Noninvasive Diagnosis by Doppler Ultrasonography of Fetal Anemia Due to Maternal Red-Cell Alloimmunization"||Infected people can pass the virus on to others through their blood|
|Understanding your hepatitis B blood test results can be confusing, so you want to be sure about your diagnosis — are you infected with hepatitis B, have you recovered from a hepatitis B infection, or do you have a chronic hepatitis B infection? The interpretation of this test result depends on the results of the other two tests||There are 3 common tests that make up this blood panel|
Onesimo, Roberta; Rizzo, Daniela; Ruggiero, Antonio; Valentini, Piero 2010.
|Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology||; Orti, J; Lede, R|
|In addition, it is helpful if you request a written copy of your blood tests so that you fully understand which tests are positive or negative||The hepatitis B blood panel requires only one blood sample but includes three tests that are needed to make a final diagnosis: HBsAg hepatitis B surface antigen HBsAb or anti-HBs hepatitis B surface antibody HBcAb or anti-HBc hepatitis B core antibody What is the hepatitis B surface antigen HBsAg? Asian Journal of Transfusion Science|
What is the hepatitis B surface antibody HBsAb or anti-HBs? The HBcAb is an antibody that is part of the virus- it does not provide protection.26
|"Late onset severe anemia due to rhesus isoimmunization"||"Iron status in infants with alloimmune haemolytic disease in the first three months of life"|
|"Combined plasmapheresis and intravenous immune globulin for the treatment of severe maternal red cell alloimmunization"||"Middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity for the diagnosis of fetal anemia: The untold story"|
Scheffer, PG; Van Der Schoot, CE; Page-Christiaens, Gcml; De Haas, M 2011.