viral; Viral Hepatitis
Disease of the liver causing inflammation. Symptoms include an enlarged liver, fever, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and dark urine.
Originally known as serum hepatitis, Hepatitis B has only been recognized as such since World War II, and has caused current epidemics in parts of Asia and Africa. Hepatitis B is recognized as endemic in China and various other parts of Asia. Over one-third of the world's population has been or is actively infected by hepatitis B virus (acronym HBV).
Hepatitis as related to Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis B - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hepatitis B is an infectious disease caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV) which affects the liver. It can cause both acute and chronic infections.
- CDC DVH - Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public
Hepatitis B Surface Antibody (anti-HBs) is an antibody that is produced by the body in response to the Hepatitis B surface antigen.
- Hepatitis A, B, and C Center: Symptoms, Causes, Tests ...
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- CDC DVH - Division of Viral Hepatitis Home Page
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- Hepatitis A, B, C, D, E: Click for Symptoms - MedicineNet
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- What I need to know about Hepatitis B
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- Lo que usted debe saber sobre la Hepatitis B
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- Hepatitis (Viral Hepatitis, A, B, C, D, E, G) Symptoms ...
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- Viral Hepatitis Home
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) leads the country in hepatitis screening, testing, treatment, research and prevention. An extensive list of documents can be ...