Article explains what it is, diagnostic tests, treatment and response, and prognosis.
|Bad Bug Book: Hepatitis A Virus|
Clinical research compiled by the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, includes symptoms, diagnosis, associated foods, summary information from 1996 and 1997, and risk factors.
|Chronic Hepatitis C in the Veteran Population|
Statistics related to HCV infection, treatment issues, contraindications, and side effects in veterans.
|Chronic Hepatitis C: Current Disease Management|
Explains the causes and symptoms of hepatitis C, along with information about diagnosis and treatment. From the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC).
|Cirrhosis: Many Causes|
Explains liver functions, cirrhosis signs and symptoms, treatment for various types, and complications. Includes prevention and prognosis.
|HCV Cirrhosis is a Life Threatening Disease|
Gives statistics about HCV and liver disease, and treatment options and recommendations for cirrhotic patients.
|Key Molecular Liver Cancer Mechanism Detected|
Article explains how researchers have mapped the molecular pathway whereby the hepatitis B virus leads to cancer. From MedPage Today. (July 21, 2005)
|Liver Function Tests|
Explanation includes what functions are tested and why, what elevated or reduced levels may mean, and whether liver disease is the only diagnosis.
Explains benign and malignant tumors, causes and risk factors, diagnostic methods and treatment options.
|Management of Hepatitis C: 2002|
Consensus statements on the treatment and education of patients with HCV. Includes recommendations related to availability of information and preventing transmission. [PDF] (September 12, 2002)