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If I had hepatitis a as a child, does that mean I can't drink alcohol?
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Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
4 doctors agree
In brief: No
This is a self limited virus that typically has no chronic form. Once you have recovered you should have a healthy liver. Remember to drink moderately.

In brief: No
This is a self limited virus that typically has no chronic form. Once you have recovered you should have a healthy liver. Remember to drink moderately.
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Hepatitis a in childhood is generally mild and rarely has a long term sequelae.
Drinking alcohol in modest amount should not affect your liver adversely.

In brief: No
Hepatitis a in childhood is generally mild and rarely has a long term sequelae.
Drinking alcohol in modest amount should not affect your liver adversely.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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