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Hbsag test is positive

My fathers Hbsag test is positive.It means that he has hepatatis-B.Please tell us how to cure this disease.Please guide us for further treatment.Thank You
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
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Hi...., Hepatitis B is a contagious liver disease ranging from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness.... The primary treatment goals for patients with hepatitis B (HBV) infection are to prevent progression of the disease,...For acute is short-lived and will go away on its own — you may not need treatment.... However for chronic cases Treatment options includes anti viral medications, interferons and liver transplantation....
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