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How is Hepatitis Diagnosed?

Overview Diagnostic tests are the only method for any doctor to know what virus is causing the hepatitis infection and what course of treatment is...

Food and Water Borne Hepatitis (Hepatitis A & E)

Dr Sudeep Khanna, MD, DM Sr. Consultant, Gastroenterology Apollo Indraprastha Hospital, New Delhi Viral hepatitis is as much a public health problem in India as are HIV/AIDS,...

Myths of Hepatitis

Overview In India, viral hepatitis (hepatitis caused by a virus) is now considered a serious public health problem as it puts a huge social, economic...

Know Your Hepatitis Risk

Hepatitis is not a disease that affects only those involved in risky behaviour. Any individual can be at risk if he/she, for example: Works...

All About Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C

Dr Sudeep Khanna, MD, DM Sr. Consultant, Gastroenterology Apollo Indraprastha Hospital, New Delhi Hepatitis B Hepatitis B is a liver infection caused by the HBV (hepatitis B virus)....

The ABCs Of Hepatitis

Hepatitis is simply referred to as the inflammation of the liver. When the liver is damaged, its function is drastically reduced. While Hepatitis may...

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