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How does the hepatitis b virus attack the immune system?

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Dr Nela Cordero
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In brief: HEPATITIS B

Liver injury is determined by patient's immune response to infection.
Hepatocellular damage is indicated by the presence of serologic immune markers, predominance of t lymphocytes and plasma cells. Response to therapy with corticosteroids and immunosuppressants.

In brief: HEPATITIS B

Liver injury is determined by patient's immune response to infection.
Hepatocellular damage is indicated by the presence of serologic immune markers, predominance of t lymphocytes and plasma cells. Response to therapy with corticosteroids and immunosuppressants.
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