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    Hepatitis A Conditions

    Hepatitis A, It can then affect your liver to cause hepatitis. Note : hepatitis A should not be confused with hepatitis B or C. Hepatitis B and C are c...

    Hepatitis A Professional

    Hepatitis A, Epidemiology The anti-HAV seroprevalence rate is presently decreasing in many parts of the world; however, in less developed regions and in several developing countries, HA...

    Hepatitis B Conditions

    Hepatitis B, What are hepatitis and hepatitis B? Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. There are many causes of hepatitis. , hepatitis b hepati...

    Autoimmune Hepatitis Conditions

    Autoimmune Hepatitis, What is autoimmune hepatitis? Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. There are many causes of hepatitis. For example, alcohol excess an...

    Hepatitis A Immunisation Conditions

    Hepatitis A Immunisation, What is hepatitis A? Hepatitis A is an illness caused by the hepatitis A virus. The virus mainly causes inflammation of the liver. , ...

    Hepatitis C Conditions

    Hepatitis C, What is hepatitis? Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. There are many causes of hepatitis. For example, drinking too much alcohol, various me...

    Hepatitis B Immunisation Conditions

    Hepatitis B Immunisation, What is hepatitis B? Hepatitis B is an infection caused by the hepatitis B virus. The infection mainly affects the liver. , hepatit...

    Autoimmune Hepatitis Professional

    Autoimmune Hepatitis, Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is a chronic disease of unknown cause, characterised by continuing hepatocellular inflammation and necrosis, which tends to progres...

    Hepatitis B Professional

    Hepatitis B, Concurrent hepatitis C infection can lead to fulminant hepatitis, more aggressive chronic hepatitis and increased risk of liver cancer. , hepa...

    Hepatitis C Professional

    Hepatitis C, The management of uncomplicated acute viral hepatitis is largely symptomatic. However, early treatment of acute hepatitis C with interferon alfa (unlicensed ind...

    Chronic Hepatitis Professional

    Chronic Hepatitis, Aetiology Viral hepatitis: hepatitis B, hepatitis C, cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus. Metabolic: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (...

    Hepatitis A Vaccination Professional

    Hepatitis A Vaccination, The infection can be silent, especially in children, and the hepatitis can be with or without jaundice. Fulminant hepatitis occurs in less than 0.4%...

    Drug-induced Hepatitis Professional

    Drug-induced Hepatitis, Drug-induced hepatitis involves inflammation of the liver, caused by medication. Drug-induced hepatitis is similar to acute viral hepatitis but par...

    Hepatitis B Vaccination and Prevention Professional

    Hepatitis B Vaccination and Prevention, There is also a combined vaccine available with provides protection against hepatitis A and hepatitis B. Hepatitis B vacc...

    Viral Hepatitis (particularly D and E) Professional

    Viral Hepatitis (particularly D and E), In the UK and the USA, viral hepatitis is most commonly caused by hepatitis A virus (HAV), hepatitis B virus (HBV), and hepatitis...

    Human Bites Conditions

    Other infections which may be transmitted through human bites include: Tetanus Syphilis Hepatitis B Hepatitis C HIV Hepatitis C and HIV are...

    Summary When to seek medical advice Tests Treatment Complications

    Jaundice in Pregnancy Professional

    All liver diseases occurring during pregnancy can lead to increased maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. [ 2 , 3 ] Acute viral hepatitis Viral hepatitis is the most common cause of ja...

    Cirrhosis Conditions

    Women who are heavy drinkers seem to be more prone than men to cirrhosis. Hepatitis C and cirrhosis Persistent (chronic) infection with the hepatitis C virus causes long-term...

    Alcohol and Liver Disease Conditions

    However, in some people the fatty liver progresses and develops into hepatitis. Alcoholic hepatitis Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. The inflammation can r...

    Summary Symptoms Causes Diagnosis Treatment and prevention

    Liver Function Tests Conditions

    Various viral infections can cause inflammation of the liver (hepatitis) - for example, hepatitis A virus , hepatitis B virus , etc. Auto-antibodies. These are antibodi...

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