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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inflammation of the liver caused by a virus or a toxin.

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  • I am a naturopathic physician who specializes in hepatitis and other liver diseases.
  • We did our first video "Lasting Impressions," about the role prison tattoos play in hepatitis C.
  • The word hepatitis means "inflammation of the liver," but a person could live without symptoms for up to 30 years.
  • The word hepatitis comes from the Ancient Greek word hepar (root word hepat) meaning 'liver', and the Latin itis meaning inflammation. for more
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