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Hepatitis A virus infection

MedGen UID:
42418
Concept ID:
C0019159
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Hepatitides, Infectious; Hepatitis A; Hepatitis, Infectious; Infectious Hepatitides; Infectious Hepatitis
SNOMED CT: IH - Infectious hepatitis (40468003); Viral hepatitis, type A (40468003); Infectious hepatitis (40468003); Hepatitis A (40468003)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0005790

Definition

Acute inflammation of the liver caused by the hepatitis A virus. It is highly contagious and usually contracted through close contact with an infected individual or their feces, contaminated food or water. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVHepatitis A virus infection

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Voise N; Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Castro LS, de Rezende GR, Puga MAM, Bandeira LM, Ortiz Tanaka TS, Weis-Torres S, Taira DL, Demarchi LHF, Croda JRH, Pinho JRR, Gomes-Gouvêa MS, Motta-Castro ARC
PLoS One 2023;18(4):e0283868. Epub 2023 Apr 25 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0283868. PMID: 37098017Free PMC Article
Ismail F, Alsharif F, El-Garawani I, Abdelsameea E
Food Environ Virol 2022 Mar;14(1):89-93. Epub 2021 Oct 11 doi: 10.1007/s12560-021-09499-5. PMID: 34633604
Ayouni K, Kharroubi G, Mallekh R, Hammami W, Marouani R, Mhamdi M, Ben Salah A, Triki H, Bettaieb J
J Med Virol 2021 Jun;93(6):3666-3671. Epub 2020 Oct 10 doi: 10.1002/jmv.26563. PMID: 32986240
Lin KY, Chen GJ, Lee YL, Huang YC, Cheng A, Sun HY, Chang SY, Liu CE, Hung CC
World J Gastroenterol 2017 May 28;23(20):3589-3606. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i20.3589. PMID: 28611512Free PMC Article
Duff P
Semin Perinatol 1998 Aug;22(4):277-83. doi: 10.1016/s0146-0005(98)80016-5. PMID: 9738992

Diagnosis

Martínez Lozano H, Conthe Alonso A, Bañares R
Rev Esp Enferm Dig 2020 Mar;112(3):178-182. doi: 10.17235/reed.2020.6526/2019. PMID: 32081016
Muñoz-Martínez SG, Díaz-Hernández HA, Suárez-Flores D, Sánchez-Ávila JF, Gamboa-Domínguez A, García-Juárez I, Torre A
Rev Gastroenterol Mex (Engl Ed) 2018 Apr-Jun;83(2):134-143. Epub 2018 Apr 21 doi: 10.1016/j.rgmx.2017.10.004. PMID: 29685743
Jeong SH, Lee HS
Intervirology 2010;53(1):15-9. Epub 2010 Jan 5 doi: 10.1159/000252779. PMID: 20068336
Nainan OV, Xia G, Vaughan G, Margolis HS
Clin Microbiol Rev 2006 Jan;19(1):63-79. doi: 10.1128/CMR.19.1.63-79.2006. PMID: 16418523Free PMC Article
Duff P
Semin Perinatol 1998 Aug;22(4):277-83. doi: 10.1016/s0146-0005(98)80016-5. PMID: 9738992

Therapy

Abdullah I, Goreal A
East Mediterr Health J 2022 Nov 30;28(11):829-834. doi: 10.26719/emhj.22.087. PMID: 36515447
Sasaki-Tanaka R, Shibata T, Okamoto H, Moriyama M, Kanda T
Int J Mol Sci 2022 Feb 27;23(5) doi: 10.3390/ijms23052631. PMID: 35269774Free PMC Article
Kanda T, Sasaki R, Masuzaki R, Matsumoto N, Ogawa M, Moriyama M
Viruses 2020 May 12;12(5) doi: 10.3390/v12050533. PMID: 32408660Free PMC Article
Lin KY, Chen GJ, Lee YL, Huang YC, Cheng A, Sun HY, Chang SY, Liu CE, Hung CC
World J Gastroenterol 2017 May 28;23(20):3589-3606. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i20.3589. PMID: 28611512Free PMC Article
Stübgen JP
J Neurol Sci 2011 Jan 15;300(1-2):2-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2010.09.015. PMID: 20920814

Prognosis

Ayouni K, Naffeti B, Ben Aribi W, Bettaieb J, Hammami W, Ben Salah A, Ammar H, Ben Miled S, Triki H
BMC Infect Dis 2020 Aug 26;20(1):627. doi: 10.1186/s12879-020-05318-7. PMID: 32842988Free PMC Article
Yin S, Barker L, Ly KN, Kilmer G, Foster MA, Drobeniuc J, Jiles RB
Clin Infect Dis 2020 Dec 17;71(10):e571-e579. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa298. PMID: 32193542Free PMC Article
Muñoz-Martínez SG, Díaz-Hernández HA, Suárez-Flores D, Sánchez-Ávila JF, Gamboa-Domínguez A, García-Juárez I, Torre A
Rev Gastroenterol Mex (Engl Ed) 2018 Apr-Jun;83(2):134-143. Epub 2018 Apr 21 doi: 10.1016/j.rgmx.2017.10.004. PMID: 29685743
Jeong SH, Lee HS
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Bradley DW
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Clinical prediction guides

Dogan A, Demircioglu S, Ekinci O
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2021 Feb;31(2):232-234. doi: 10.29271/jcpsp.2021.02.232. PMID: 33645198
Kanda T, Sasaki R, Masuzaki R, Matsumoto N, Ogawa M, Moriyama M
Viruses 2020 May 12;12(5) doi: 10.3390/v12050533. PMID: 32408660Free PMC Article
Yin S, Barker L, Ly KN, Kilmer G, Foster MA, Drobeniuc J, Jiles RB
Clin Infect Dis 2020 Dec 17;71(10):e571-e579. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa298. PMID: 32193542Free PMC Article
Hirai-Yuki A, Whitmire JK, Joyce M, Tyrrell DL, Lemon SM
Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med 2019 Jan 2;9(1) doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a031674. PMID: 29661811Free PMC Article
Jeong SH, Lee HS
Intervirology 2010;53(1):15-9. Epub 2010 Jan 5 doi: 10.1159/000252779. PMID: 20068336

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