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World J Gastroenterol. Jun 21, 2021; 27(23): 3279-3289
Published online Jun 21, 2021. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v27.i23.3279
Table 6 Hepatitis B virus prophylaxis in newborns
APASL 2016[8]
EASL 2017[9]
AASLD 2018[10]
HBIG and hepatitis B vaccine can be given to newborns from HBsAg-positive mothers immediately after deliveryThe combination of HBIG and vaccination is administered within 12 h of birthHBIG and HBV vaccine should be administered to the newborn < 12 h after delivery