Hepatitis including hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C, are distinct diseases that affect the liver and have different hepatitis symptoms and treatments. Other causes of hepatitis include recreational drugs and prescription medications. Hepatitis type is determined by laboratory tests. Hepatitis is most commonly caused by a viral infection. There are, however, other causes of hepatitis. These include autoimmune hepatitis a disease occurring when the body makes antibodies against the liver tissue and hepatitis that occurs as a secondary result of medications, drugs, toxins and alcohol. Hepatitis B: This form of hepatitis causes liver damage. Most people recover from the virus within six months, but sometimes the virus will cause a lifelong, chronic infection, possibly resulting in serious liver damage. Once infected, a person can spread the virus even if he or she does not feel sick.
Related journals of hepatitis:
Journal of Vaccines & Vaccination, Epidemiology: Open Access, Journal of Antivirals & Antiretrovirals, Journal of Probiotics & Health, Journal of Liver, Journal of Tropical Diseases & Public Health, Journal of Hepatitis.