2002
DOI: 10.1590/s0037-86822002000300009
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Hepatite E

Abstract: Resumo O vírus da hepatite E (VHE) é o segundo vírus de transmissão fecal-oral com hepatotropismo confirmado, após o vírus da hepatite A. As grandes epidemias de hepatite das décadas de 50 e 60 na Abstract Hepatitis E virus (HEV) is the second most frequent hepatotropic virus transmitted via fecal-oral route, following closely behind hepatitis A virus. The great epidemics of hepatitis described during the 50s and 60s, in India, were caused by this virus. Epidemic bursts have also been described in Central Afri… Show more

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“…1A). Its transmission occurs via the fecal-oral route, with water being the most responsible for contamination (PARANÁ and SCHINONI 2002, STEVENS and LOWE 2002, HOOFNAGLE, NELSON et al 2012, MACEDO, SILVA et al 2013. The median of the virus incubation period is approximately 6 weeks.…”
Section: Hepatitis Ementioning
confidence: 99%
“…1A). Its transmission occurs via the fecal-oral route, with water being the most responsible for contamination (PARANÁ and SCHINONI 2002, STEVENS and LOWE 2002, HOOFNAGLE, NELSON et al 2012, MACEDO, SILVA et al 2013. The median of the virus incubation period is approximately 6 weeks.…”
Section: Hepatitis Ementioning
confidence: 99%