How to diagnose infection with hepatitis virus

hepatitis virus

Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver that can be caused by various types of viruses, parasites, bacteria and fungal pathogens. Hepatitis viruses have expressed affinity for liver cells, resulting in infection to diffuse inflammation and necrosis. The clinical spectrum of infection ranges from asymptomatic or mild flow to prolonged jaundice or fulminant hepatitis, often…