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Other Names for this Disease
- Hepatitis X
- Viral hepatitis non-A,-B,-C,-D,-E
hepatitis) but examination and testing does not identify a cause. Symptoms of non-A-E hepatitis may include feeling tired or unwell (malaise), nausea, vomiting, pain in the abdomen, and fever. Non-A-E hepatitis usually goes away on its own, but it can become a chronic condition in a small proportion (12%) of affected individuals. The cause of non-A-E hepatitis is currently unknown.Non-A-E hepatitis, sometimes referred to as hepatitis X, is a disease of the liver that is diagnosed when there is swelling of the liver (
Last updated: 8/16/2012
- Delic D, Mitrovic N, Spurnic AR, Svirtlih NS, Babic JS. Epidemiological characteristics and clinical manifestations of acute non-A-E hepatitis. Vojnosanitetsky Pregled. 2010; 67:903-909. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21268515. Accessed 8/16/2012.
- The National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC), part of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), offers information on this condition. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
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- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Non-A-E hepatitis. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.