A 44-year-old man is concerned about abnormal liver tests drawn for his pre-employment physical 6…

A 44-year-old man is concerned about abnormal liver tests
drawn for his pre-employment physical 6 months ago. His serum aminotransferase
levels were two times normal at that time and remain unchanged after repeat
testing. On further questioning, he denies regular alcohol use but states that
he used to inject heroin. Currently, he reports some fatigue but says he feels
well otherwise. His primary care physician orders serologic testing, which
reveals HBsAg-positive, anti-HBs-negative, and anti-HBc-positive IgG. Anti-HDV
and anti-HCV test results are both negative.

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A 44-year-old man is concerned about abnormal liver tests
drawn for his pre-employment physical 6 months ago. His serum aminotransferase
levels were two times normal at that time and remain unchanged after repeat
testing. On further questioning, he denies regular alcohol use but states that
he used to inject heroin. Currently, he reports some fatigue but says he feels
well otherwise. His primary care physician orders serologic testing, which
reveals HBsAg-positive, anti-HBs-negative, and anti-HBc-positive IgG. Anti-HDV
and anti-HCV test results are both negative.

Questions

A. Based on these antigen and antibody test results, what is
the patient’s diagnosis?

B. What percentage of patients with acute hepatitis B remain
chronically infected with HBV? Of those patients, how many develop chronic
active disease? What are the significant complications of chronic active
infection?

C. What is the significance of hepatitis D superinfection?

D. What evidence exists supporting immune-mediated damage in
chronic active hepatitis?

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