Hepatitis E

Known as: e hepatitis, Epidemic Non A, Non B Hepatitis, Water-Borne Hepatitides 
Acute INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans; caused by HEPATITIS E VIRUS, a non-enveloped single-stranded RNA virus. Similar to HEPATITIS A, its… (More)
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1957-2018
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2016
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2016
Hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection can cause hepatic and extra-hepatic manifestations. Treatment of HEV infection has been… (More)
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2014
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2014
BACKGROUND The prevalence of hepatitis E virus (HEV) genotype 3 infections in the English population (including blood donors) is… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND The source and route of autochthonous hepatitis E virus (HEV) infections are not clearly established in industrialized… (More)
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2010
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2010
Human hepatitis E virus infections may be caused by zoonotic transmission of virus genotypes 3 and 4. To determine whether… (More)
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2007
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2007
Fulminant hepatitis E has not been well characterized in industrialized countries. The aim of this study was to prospectively… (More)
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2006
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2006
Indigenous hepatitis E is increasingly recognized in developed countries, where it may be a zoonosis. We describe the first case… (More)
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2005
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2005
We investigated a case of hepatitis E acquired after persons ate wild boar meat. Genotype 3 hepatitis E virus (HEV) RNA was… (More)
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2003
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2003
Among ten patients who contracted sporadic acute or fulminant hepatitis E between 2001 and 2002 in Hokkaido, Japan, nine (90… (More)
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1995
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1995
Little is known about vertical transmission of hepatitis E virus from infected mothers to their infants. We studied eight babies… (More)
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1995
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1995
Two viruses, GB virus A (GBV-A) and GB virus B (GBV-B), were recently identified in the GB hepatitis agent. Human sera containing… (More)
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