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1) What percentage of adults with HBV infection develop a chronic infection?

2) how do u treat acute HBV infection.

3) how do u treat chronic HBV infection





Edited by bobby on Sep 12, 2005 - 2:12 PM



  #2

5% (source: Toronto Notes, 2005)


  #3

hbv becoming chronic is low in adults, and more than 10 times higher in children (that's why vaccine important in children)

There is no treatment for any acute hepatitis....

For chronic hep .. Lamuvidine, inteferon, and adenofir (I'm not exactly sure of the last one)



  #4

2-7% or 10% is the percentage of adults who develop chronic infection.


  #5

10% adults
90% infants
kaplan 003


  #6

10%,
for acute no treatment
for chronic,Lamivudine,Adefovir,Entecavir,Telbivudine,Interferon





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