[hepatitis B.vaccination Impact on Acute Disease,chronic Carriers and Hepatocarcinoma Incidence]


BACKGROUND: Hepatitis B virus is the cause of acute disease and several chronic conditions, such as chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis and liver cancer.In 1982, hepatitis B vaccine was developed. Since 1984, many immunization programs against hepatitis B were implemented in several countries and 15 years later we can visualize some epidemiological changes in… (More)