A postvaccination test for immunity to the
hepatitis B virus (HBV) is recommended only if
Infants born to mothers who are infected with HBV should be tested at
9 to 15 months of age.
With the exception of infants, a postvaccination test for immunity, when needed,
should be done between 1 and 2 months after a person receives the last dose of
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerW. Thomas London, MD - Hepatology
Current as ofMarch 3, 2017
Current as of:
March 3, 2017
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & W. Thomas London, MD - Hepatology
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