HEPATITIS Frequently Asked Question Archive


Here are some of the questions that are most frequently posed about Hepatitis B and C. While answers to new questions submitted by subscribers are answered by members of the Hepatitis Week Medical Advisory Board, the FAQ data base draws heavily on responses developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institute of Health, and the Veterans Administration.

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Frequently Asked Questions -- Hepatitis B

Frequently Asked Questions -- Hepatitis C


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