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hepatitis B

Tuesday 27 January 2004

Synopsis

- chronic hepatitis
- ground-glass hepatocytes (ground-glass inclusions)

Variants

- acute hepatitis B
- chronic hepatitis B

  • fibrosing cholestatic hepatitis B

Associations

- non-Hodgkin lymphoma (RRF=3) (17635237, 17526021)

  • splenic marginal zone lymphoma (17284308)
  • hepatosplenic gamma delta T-cell lymphoma (9597812)

See also

- viral hepatitis

References

- Ganem D, Prince AM. Hepatitis B virus infection—natural history and clinical consequences. N Engl J Med. 2004 Mar 11;350(11):1118-29. PMID: 15014185