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Articles  |   August 1992
Hepatitis testing update
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Articles   |   August 1992
Hepatitis testing update
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, August 1992, Vol. 92, 1028. doi:10.7556/jaoa.1992.92.8.1028
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, August 1992, Vol. 92, 1028. doi:10.7556/jaoa.1992.92.8.1028
Abstract

During a 25-year period, four types of hepatitis-causing virus have been identified and can now be evaluated serologically. This final article in this clinical laboratory medicine series reviews routes of virus transmission and persistence and the availability of tests.