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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hepatitis_B

Hepatitis B is an infectious disease caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV) that affects the liver. It can cause both acute and chronic infections. Many people have ...

www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs204/en

Hepatitis B is a viral infection that attacks the liver and can cause both acute and chronic disease.

www.webmd.com/hepatitis/hepb-guide/hepatitis-b-topic-overview

What is hepatitis B?Hepatitis B is a virus that infects the liver. Most adults who get hepatitis B have it for a short time and then get better. This is called acute ...

www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/hbv/index.htm

May 31, 2015 ... Hepatitis B is a liver infection caused by the Hepatitis B virus (HBV). Hepatitis B is transmitted when blood, semen, or another body fluid from a ...

www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd/hepb/public/index.html

Mar 1, 2017 ... Everything you need to know about hepatitis b vaccine: who needs it, types of hepatitis b vaccines, how well does it work, what are the side ...

medlineplus.gov/hepatitisb.html

Hepatitis B virus is a contagious liver infection spread from person-to-person via blood or body fluids. Who is at risk for HBV? Read about it here.

www.medicinenet.com/hepatitis_b/article.htm

Read about hepatitis B (HBV, Hep B), a virus spread through infected blood or body secretions (blood, semen, vaginal discharge, breast milk, and saliva).

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hepatitis-b/basics/definition/con-20022210

Aug 29, 2014 ... Hepatitis B is a serious liver infection caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). For some people, hepatitis B infection becomes chronic, meaning it ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/306288.php

Sep 27, 2017 ... The hepatitis B virus (HBV) is found in blood and bodily fluids. It can be transmitted through semen, vaginal fluids, and blood, and it can pass ...