Acute sporadic non-A, non-B, non-C, non-D, non-D, non-E hepatitis.

  title={Acute sporadic non-A, non-B, non-C, non-D, non-D, non-E hepatitis.},
  author={Fedja A Rochling and Whitney F Jones and K S Chau and Lyne Ducharme and Larry T Mimms and Brandt Moore and J{\"o}rg Scheffel and Jennifer A. Cuthbert and Dwain L. Thiele},
  volume={25 2},
Patients presenting with clinical and laboratory features consistent with a diagnosis of acute non-A, non-B hepatitis were evaluated for evidence of hepatitis C or hepatitis E infection and for evidence of severe or prolonged disease. Antibody to hepatitis C virus (anti-HCV) was detected in 75 of 108 (69%) patients, antibody to hepatitis E virus (anti-HEV) in three patients (3%), and neither antibody in 31 (29%) patients. One patient had both anti-HCV and anti-HEV. HCV RNA was not detected in… CONTINUE READING