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Is hepatitis d the same as e?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No

Two different viruses.
Hepatitis d is a "handicapped" virus that needs hepatitis b to be present to be able to replicate. Hepatitis e is an entirely different virus.

In brief: No

Two different viruses.
Hepatitis d is a "handicapped" virus that needs hepatitis b to be present to be able to replicate. Hepatitis e is an entirely different virus.
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