Hepatitis B Virus Follow Up Quiz

11 Questions | Total Attempts: 404

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Hepatitis Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Patients infected with HBV who show no symptoms and have normal liver function tests are "healthy carriers."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Between 5% and 15% of all Asian and Pacific Islander Immigrants are chronically infected with hepatitis B.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A HBV carrier is less likely to have serious complications than people with chronic HBV.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Hepatitis B is transmitted through eating contaminated food.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Approximately one million people worldwide die annually from hepatitis B.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    There is no way of preventing liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma, HCC).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Once a person contracts Hepatitis B, liver cancer is inevitable.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
     Liver cancer is caused by alcohol.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A positive Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) test means the individual tested is chronically infected with the hepatitis B virus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Children born to a HBV chronically infected mother will always be chronically infected with HBV.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A booster shot of the HBV vaccine is recommended after the 3-dose vaccination series is completed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False