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Aug 8, 2007

What are the king of hepatitis ? Is this curable?

Response from Dr. McGovern

The 3 main types of hepatitis that we discuss on this website are related to hepatitis A, B, and C.

Hep A is transmitted through contaminated food and water and never causes chronic liver disease.

Hepatitis B and C are transmitted through blood exposure. Hepatitis C causes chronic infection in the majority of people who contract it; in contrast hepatitis B is usually cleared by the majority.

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