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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
38 years experience General Surgery
If at all...: ...You may develop fatigue and jaundice, though it may be asymptomatic. In rare cases it can take a fulminant form. However, only 15% of cases lead ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Hep B: Acute infection similar to other viral illness include fever, fatigue malaise, headache jaundice.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
No different: Not anything unique about hep b in babies, except that severe illness in babies needs more attentive care. Babies can get very sick more rapidly than ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience Family Medicine
Sometimes no symptom: Hep b is a virus which can cause liver disease, including liver failure, but often shows no symptoms for years, even though it is doing damage. Sympt ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Hepatitis B: Hep B is caused by a virus and transmitted from another person by intimate contact (blood or organ sharing, sex, etc. It can be prevented with a vacci ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually, in pregnanc: It is picked up in routine labs as an exposure and the person may not even know. Acute hep b makes your skin and eyes yellow, causes some abdominal p ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Vary: Can present with fever, right upper abdominal pain, fatigue, nausea/vomiting, changes in color of skin, urine and stools, or sometimes nothing at all.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
None: Usually no symptoms. Rarely jaundice may occurs where the eyes turn yellow. Most cases are detected with simple bloodwork.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
No different: Not anything unique about hep b in pregnancy.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Both are symptoms of any disease affecting the liver.
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