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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Not at all: As an example, in viral hepatitis, many cases are totally asymptomatic and others cause nausea and vomiting and bad pain but without jaundice (anicter ... Read More

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Depends on cause...: The answer completely depends on the cause. For example if it is from hepatitis a alone, he will better (most likely) in a few weeks. If it alcoholic ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Inwood
34 years experience Podiatry
Liver: A much better solution is to see your internist frequently. By the time symptoms show in the nails , because of growth rates , changes could be advan ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some do: I recall a 23 yo who died a few years back from Hepatitis A. Untreated Hepatitis B (the addicts get) can & does kill. Those who recover can go on ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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See GI doc: Hi. I'm sorry about your dad. Is the hepatitis B chronic? If he is acutely jaundiced from chronic hepatitis B, that can signal something bad going on ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Jaundice is an elevation of bilirubin in the blood which makes the whites of the eyes yellow. Although hepatitis, viral or not, can cause jaundice, y ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
8 years experience Hepatology
Need more info: Jaundice not contagious.Hepatitis is a broad term that can include viral and non-viral causes. The viral hepatitis like hepatitis a, b and c can be pa ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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Yes: Hepatitis a can cause jaundice which clears by itself without treatment for the vast majority of people infected with this virus.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lance Stein
Specializes in Hepatology
No: Hepatitis a can lead to jaundice, or yellowing of the eyes and skin. But jaundice can happen in many different types of diseases or disorders, not ju ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See your doctor: There are many causes of jaundice, hep b infection is one. See you doctor asap for proper diagnosis and treatment.

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