viral hepatitis

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Noun1.viral hepatitis - hepatitis caused by a virus
hepatitis - inflammation of the liver caused by a virus or a toxin
hepatitis A, 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
hepatitis B, serum hepatitis - an acute (sometimes fatal) form of viral hepatitis caused by a DNA virus that tends to persist in the blood serum and is transmitted by sexual contact or by transfusion or by ingestion of contaminated blood or other bodily fluids
hepatitis C - a viral hepatitis clinically indistinguishable from hepatitis B but caused by a single-stranded RNA virus; usually transmitted by parenteral means (as injection of an illicit drug or blood transfusion or exposure to blood or blood products)
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bedroom town houses known as Type A and 136 of the two bedroom version Type C.
Delivery of the initial tranche of Type A properties will start next month, while Type C's will be handed over by March 2011.
When E = 0, the orientation is "counterclockwise": a type A will want to consume type B's endowment good, type C will want to consume type A's endowment good, and type B will sometimes want to consume type C's endowment good.