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Hepatitis B level is 2.78, is it dangerous ?

My brother having Hepatitis B infected and as per lab test his HB level is 2.78 there is any critical level & what type of diagnostic attention required RVN
Wed, 20 Apr 2011
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Your brother has severe anemia.The normal Hb level in men is between 12-16.He needs urgernt blood transfusion.Also the cause of the anaemia has to be investigated asap.Treatment will depend on the cause.Meanwhile he needs urgent admission to the hosp and whole blood transfusions.
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