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diseases associated with hepititus
Jul 15, 2007

wondering what kind of severe diseases can develop with being a hepititus virus carrier, which would require medication ...insurance companies will not cover anyone for any illnesses resulting from this pre-existing virus, so wondering how important it is to have prescription coverage for this particular condition.

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For hepatitis B, the main concerns are liver disease or complications such as liver cancer. Would discuss your situation with your doctor further.



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