Hepatitis B - GlossaryAntibodies - A protein made by body to fight foreign substances (also known as antigens). Body makes different antibodies for each germ or invader that it has to fight.
Bilirubin - A red bile pigment formed from hemoglobin during destruction of red blood cells.
Hepatotoxic - Substances toxic to the liver.
Carrier - A person who spreads the disease to others without becoming ill.
IgG - Immunoglobulin G
IgM - Immunoglobulin M
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