hepatitis A virus


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Related to hepatitis A virus: Hepatitis B virus, Hepatitis E virus, Hepatitis D virus
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Noun1.hepatitis A virus - the virus causing hepatitis A
enterovirus - any of a group of picornaviruses that infect the gastrointestinal tract and can spread to other areas (especially the nervous system)
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Other research had shown that the hepatitis A virus enters cells by attaching to this gene's protein.
But Sales said the employee has been tested again and was found not to have the hepatitis A virus.
The hepatitis A virus typically isn't transmitted through exposure to infected blood.