infectious hepatitis


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infectious hepatitis

infectious hepatitis

n
(Pathology) any form of hepatitis caused by viruses. See hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C

hepatitis A


n.
a normally minor form of hepatitis caused by an RNA virus that does not persist in the blood: usu. transmitted by ingestion of contaminated food or water. Also called infectious hepatitis.
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Noun1.infectious hepatitis - an acute but benign form of viral hepatitis caused by an RNA virus that does not persist in the blood serum and is usually transmitted by ingesting food or drink that is contaminated with fecal matter
viral hepatitis - hepatitis caused by a virus
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infectious hepatitis

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