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What does chronic hepatitis b means? what are its symptoms? should abdominal pain tells you that you have to be treated immediately?...

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Dr. Antoanella Calame
Dermatology 19 years experience
Chronic Hepatitis B: For some people, hepatitis b infection becomes chronic, leading to liver failure, liver cancer or cirrhosis (a condition that causes permanent scarring of the liver). Abdominal pain can be a symptom of hepatitis b. I would go see a doctor so they can make a proper diagnosis.

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