Diseases

Name

Hepatitis B

Names alternate

Chronic hepatitis
Viral hepatitis

Parents
(1) Gastroenteritis
(2) Hepatitis
Agents
(1) Hepatitis B virus > Hepadnaviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Casual contact
(2) Fomite
(3) In utero
(4) Sexually transmitted
Properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(2) Vaccine preventable
Documents
(1) Ghendon Y: Perinatal transmission of Hepatitis B virus in high-incidence countries. (1987)
(2) WHO: Hepatitis B (2015)
Created

2015-07-24 18:32:10+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 21:58:25.030744+00:00