DPH: Viral Hepatitis

Viral Hepatitis

Hepatitis A
A contagious liver disease caused by the hepatitis A virus.

Hepatitis B
A contagious liver disease caused by the hepatitis B virus. May cause chronic disease increasing the chances of chronic liver disease and liver cancer.

Hepatitis C
A contagious liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus. May cause chronic disease increasing the chances of scarring of the liver and liver failure.
 
Questions about Viral Hepatitis?

Contact The Department of Public Health

For hepatitis A: 860-509-7994

For hepatitis B or C: 860-509-7900, Fax 860-509-8237

Or Your Local health Department





Content Last Modified on 8/21/2012 7:58:14 AM