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Hepatitis B

INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by a member of the ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS genus, HEPATITIS B VIRUS. It is primarily transmitted by parenteral exposure, such as transfusion of contaminated blood or blood products, but can also be transmitted via sexual or intimate personal contact.
Also Known As:
Hepatitis B Virus Infection
Networked: 20745 relevant articles (1153 outcomes, 2065 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Infections
2. Chronic Hepatitis B
3. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis)
4. Hepatitis
5. Hepatitis C

Experts

1. Chen, Pei-Jer: 68 articles (05/2022 - 01/2002)
2. Tanaka, Yasuhito: 66 articles (06/2022 - 01/2003)
3. Kao, Jia-Horng: 65 articles (05/2022 - 01/2002)
4. Yuen, Man-Fung: 55 articles (01/2022 - 01/2003)
5. Zoulim, Fabien: 50 articles (11/2022 - 01/2002)
6. Chen, Ding-Shinn: 47 articles (01/2022 - 01/2002)
7. Liu, Chun-Jen: 44 articles (05/2022 - 01/2002)
8. Lai, Ching-Lung: 44 articles (01/2022 - 01/2003)
9. Chang, Mei-Hwei: 41 articles (08/2022 - 07/2003)
10. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): 39 articles (02/2015 - 07/2000)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Hepatitis B:
1. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin)IBA
2. VaccinesIBA
3. Lamivudine (Epivir)FDA Link
4. Hepatitis B Surface Antigens (HBsAg)FDA Link
5. hepatitis B hyperimmune globulinIBA
6. Antiviral Agents (Antivirals)IBA
7. Hepatitis B Vaccines (Hepatitis B Vaccine)IBA
8. Hepatitis B e AntigensIBA
9. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)IBA
10. InterferonsIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Therapeutics
2. Liver Transplantation
3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
4. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
5. Transplantation