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Self-Limited Viral Hepatitis: A, E, CMV, EBV

  • Enrique J. Martinez
  • Lennox Jeffers
Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)

Abstract

The term self-limited viral hepatitis refers to diseases caused by a special group of viruses that have a tendency to attack liver. Although they have the potential to cause significant morbidity and mortality in the acute phase of their illness, they never cause chronic hepatitis. Infections tend to be more severe in immunocompromised individuals.

Keywords

Hepatic Encephalopathy Biliary Atresia Fulminant Hepatitis Infectious Mononucleosis Hepatocellular Disease 
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