• Prevalence
  • Prevalence and transmission of hepatitis E virus in domestic swine populations in different European countries. (ebscohost.com)
  • that you can 'own' my quick posts using kweul arguments and smiley-faces may actually cause someone to disregard the argument advanced by myself and others that Hepatitis and other communicable diseases are increasing in both prevalence and transmission rates, and are nothing to fool around with. (bullshido.net)
  • occur
  • Background: Outbreaks of hepatitis E frequently occur in tropical developing countries during the rainy season due to overflowing drains, short-circuiting of networks of clean water and use of contaminated water from wells. (ebscohost.com)
  • Both hepatitis B and hepatitis C are commonly spread through infected blood such as may occur during needle sharing by intravenous drug users. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hepatitis results in more than a million deaths a year, most of which occur indirectly from liver scarring or liver cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United States, hepatitis A is estimated to occur in about 2,500 people a year and results in about 75 deaths. (wikipedia.org)
  • Signs
  • Cases of drug-induced hepatitis can manifest with systemic signs of an allergic reaction including rash, fever, serositis (inflammation of membranes lining certain organs), elevated eosinophils (a type of white blood cell), and suppression of bone marrow activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • virus
  • Hepatitis E virus (HEV) was diagnosed by nested polymerase chain reaction, the specificity of which was confirmed by direct sequencing of amplified DNA. (bmj.com)
  • Hepatitis A is caused by a virus (a dna virus) It is very contagious. (mymerhaba.com)
  • Background: Hepatitis E virus (HEV) genotype 3 and 4 can cause liver disease in human and has its main reservoir in pigs. (ebscohost.com)
  • Hepatitis E virus in retail pig livers. (ebscohost.com)
  • The article presents the result of the study for hepatitis E virus (HEV) on a collection of pig livers collected from retail outlets in Cornwall, England. (ebscohost.com)
  • GB virus C (GBV-C), formerly known as hepatitis G virus (HGV) and also known as Human pegivirus - HPgV is a virus in the Flaviviridae family and a member of the Pegivirus genus, is known to infect humans, but is not known to cause human disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • GB-C virus does not appear to encode a C (core or nucleocapsid) protein like, for instance, hepatitis C virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • GBV-C is a member of the Flaviviridae family and is phylogenetically related to hepatitis C virus, but replicates primarily in lymphocytes, and poorly, if at all, in hepatocytes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hepatitis G virus and GB virus C (GBV-C) are RNA viruses that were independently identified in 1995, and were subsequently found to be two isolates of the same virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lábrea fever is a coinfection or superinfection of hepatitis D or delta virus and hepatitis B (HBV). (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed]9 Through their roles in immune homeostasis, it has been shown that depletion of the Treg cell population in murine models for disease lead to enhanced immune responses to a variety of infectious agents including hepatitis C virus (HCV). (wikipedia.org)
  • viruses
  • They belong to the same family of viruses however Hepatitis B is transmitted by blood transfusion, blood or sexual route whereas Hepatitis A is transmitted through fecal oral route and casual human contact. (mymerhaba.com)
  • endemic
  • In Turkey , like many other developing countries, Hepatitis A is endemic, in other words it is pretty common. (mymerhaba.com)
  • If you do not come from an endemic area your kids and you should receive Hepatitis A vaccine before or ater coming to Turkey. (mymerhaba.com)
  • commonly
  • It is especially important for expatriates to be aware of it because hepatitis A is seen commonly in Turkey although it is rare in most European countries and most parts of the US. (mymerhaba.com)
  • fatal
  • Fulminant hepatitis is a side effect reported in the summary of products characteristics of some FLQ, In European database of suspected adverse drug reactions reports (Eudravigilance), 67 cases of fulminant hepatitis are reported with FLQ: 8 fatal cases with ofloxacin, 12 cases with ciprofloxacin (including 9 deaths), 32 cases with levofloxacin (including 19 deaths) and 15 cases with moxifloxacin (including 12 deaths). (agree-asso.fr)
  • We report a fatal case of a patient treated with ofloxacin who developed fulminant hepatitis. (agree-asso.fr)
  • patient
  • To our knowledge, this is the first report of fulminant hepatitis E in a non-pregnant European patient on oral contraceptives. (ajtmh.org)
  • A colleague, Wayne Potts, who had been constantly badgered by the upper hierarchy and haunted by a patient (nicknamed "The Yellow Man" for his fulminant necrotic hepatitis, who goes comatose and eventually dies possibly because Potts had not put him on steroids), commits suicide. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • This was shown in human Muse cells infused into animal models with fulminant hepatitis, partial hepatectomy, muscle degeneration, skin injury, stroke and spinal cord injury. (wikipedia.org)