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Disease Hepatitis E

Name Hepatitis E
Synonyms Enterically Transmitted Non A, Non B Hepatitis | Enterically-Transmitted Non-A, Non-B Hepatitis | Epidemic Non A, Non B Hepatitis | Epidemic Non-A, Non-B Hepatitis | ET-NANBH | Hepatitides, Water-Borne | Hepatitis, Viral, Non-A, Non-B, Enterically-Transmitted | Hepatitis, Water Borne | Hepatitis, Water-Borne | Water-Borne Hepatitides | Water-Borne Hepatitis
Definition Acute INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans; caused by HEPATITIS E VIRUS, a non-enveloped single-stranded RNA virus. Similar to HEPATITIS A, its incubation period is 15-60 days and is enterically transmitted, usually by fecal-oral transmission.
Categories Digestive system disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D016751
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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hepatitis, Viral, Human Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hepatitis E
2. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hepatitis E
3. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Liver Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hepatitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hepatitis, Viral, Human Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hepatitis E

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