Hepatitis E virus infection in an immigrant to the United States

David L. Smalley, Susan Brewer, George J. Dawson, Charles Kyrk, Bradford Waters

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Abstract

A patient who had recently traveled from India to Tennessee was found to have acute hepatitis E. Improved recognition and serologic testing have increased the diagnosis of hepatitis E in the United States. For those at risk, hepatitis E should be considered in the differential diagnosis of acute hepatitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)994-996
Number of pages3
JournalSouthern medical journal
Volume89
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 29 1996

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Hepatitis E
Hepatitis E virus
Virus Diseases
Hepatitis
India
Differential Diagnosis

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Hepatitis E virus infection in an immigrant to the United States. / Smalley, David L.; Brewer, Susan; Dawson, George J.; Kyrk, Charles; Waters, Bradford.

In: Southern medical journal, Vol. 89, No. 10, 29.10.1996, p. 994-996.

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Smalley, David L. ; Brewer, Susan ; Dawson, George J. ; Kyrk, Charles ; Waters, Bradford. / Hepatitis E virus infection in an immigrant to the United States. In: Southern medical journal. 1996 ; Vol. 89, No. 10. pp. 994-996.
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