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Relationship Between Jaundice And Severity Hep A

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My mother has HIV, Hep-c, and now she has yellow jaundice. I need to be more educated on jaundice she was just diagnosed and hospitalized but she is very depressed and want stay in hospital. What going to happen to her? I very worried myself that...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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