Sep 22, 2001
what kind of pathogens are found in the creation of the disease?
| Response from Dr. Rodriguez-Torres
The Hepatitis A is caused by a virus that is ingested orally,in food or water.The virus is excreted in the feces of patients with active disease .As you may deduct ,it is more common in poorer areas, with inadequate water supply and in situations with deficient hygiene.
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