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What is Chronic Hepatitis?

What is Chronic Hepatitis?

  • Chronic Hepatitis: Chronic hepatitis is defined as inflammatory disease of the liver lasting for more than six months.

Chronic Hepatitis: Introduction

Types of Chronic Hepatitis:

Broader types of Chronic Hepatitis:

How serious is Chronic Hepatitis?

Prognosis of Chronic Hepatitis: The ten year survival for patients with chronic active hepatitis is now approximately 85%.
Complications of Chronic Hepatitis: see complications of Chronic Hepatitis

What causes Chronic Hepatitis?

Causes of Chronic Hepatitis: see causes of Chronic Hepatitis

What are the symptoms of Chronic Hepatitis?

Symptoms of Chronic Hepatitis: see symptoms of Chronic Hepatitis

Complications of Chronic Hepatitis: see complications of Chronic Hepatitis

Onset of Chronic Hepatitis: Most common in those aged between 20 and 50 years but can occur at any age.

Can anyone else get Chronic Hepatitis?

More information: see contagiousness of Chronic Hepatitis

Chronic Hepatitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Chronic Hepatitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Chronic Hepatitis.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Chronic Hepatitis: see treatments for Chronic Hepatitis
Alternative treatments for Chronic Hepatitis: see alternative treatments for Chronic Hepatitis
Research for Chronic Hepatitis: see research for Chronic Hepatitis

Name and Aliases of Chronic Hepatitis

Main name of condition: Chronic Hepatitis

Other names or spellings for Chronic Hepatitis:

Chronic Hepatitis: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Chronic Hepatitis:


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