Hepatitis vaccinations

Cohan, Gary R.; Shaker-Irwin, Laurie
May 1995
Advocate;5/30/95, Issue 682, p50
Explains the different types of viral hepatitis. Discussion of hepatitis A, B and C; Common syndromes; Mode of transmission for each type; Incubation periods; Recommendations to sexually active gay men.


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