Each month, members of the Hepatitis Week Medical Advisory Board will answer questions of general interest submitted by subscribers. At the end of that month, the questions will be added to the Hepatitis Week Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) Archive.

In addition to responses by the Hepatitis Week Medical Advisory Board, the questions and answers in the FAQ data base draw heavily on responses developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institute of Health, and the Veterans Administration.

This month's new questions

Frequently Asked Questions -- Hepatitis B

Frequently Asked Questions -- Hepatitis C


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