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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The food or water is infected with a virus called HAV (hepatitis A virus).
In addition to HBV, hepatitis A virus is a leading cause of vaccine-preventable death globally (1).
Before the identification of the hepatitis E virus some of the hepatitis E outbreaks were wrongly , labeled to be caused by hepatitis A virus however later it was confirmed that all outbreaks were caused by hepatitis E virus28, 31.