Viral hepatitis
Liver inflammation caused by viruses. Specific hepatitis viruses have been labeled A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. While other viruses

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viral hepatitis n hepatitis (as hepatitis A) caused by a virus

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hepatitis caused by a viral infection; see h. A, h. B, h. C, h. D, and h. E.

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