A 36-year-old male asked:
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please share a myth about acute or chronic hepatitis.

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Dr. Kristel Hunt
23 years experience Hepatology
Ignore: "don't worry about hepatitis B" - talk to your doctor about it!!
Answered on Jul 7, 2014
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