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    59 Possible Causes for Hepatitis G in USA

    • Hepatitis G

      Currently, serologic testing for hepatitis G is not available. … Hepatitis G is rarely a cause of post-transfusion hepatitis. … No data exist on the treatment of patients with hepatitis G virus alone, since the role of hepatitis G in chronic viral hepatitis has not yet been determined.[1]

    • Cryptogenic Cirrhosis

      Hepatitis G virus infection in american patients with cryptogenic cirrhosis: No evidence for liver replication . … AB - It is unclear whether hepatitis G virus (HGV) can lead to chronic liver disease and cirrhosis. … PY - 1997 Y1 - 1997 N2 - It is unclear whether hepatitis G virus (HGV) can lead to chronic liver disease and cirrhosis.[2]

    • Viral Hepatitis

      Hepatitis G viruses [ 6 ] GB virus C (GBV-C), formerly known as hepatitis G virus (HGV), is a lymphotropic human virus that is related to HCV. … The third virus, GBV-C, was later isolated from a human specimen (this was the new 'hepatitis G' virus separately identified in 1996). … G.[3] [4]

    • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia

      Reports of familial cases suggest a genetic predisposition. [ 8 , 9] Hepatitis C, hepatitis G, and human herpesvirus 8 have been implicated, but as yet, no strong data support[5]

    • Chronic Active Hepatitis

      Hepatitis G. … Risk Factors for Hepatitis G Hepatitis G is detected in between 1.5% and 3.2% of blood donors and is believed to be more common than hepatitis C. … Hepatitis G may be transmitted sexually or through transfusions and exchange of body fluids.[6]

    • Liver Dysfunction

      Two hepatitis-associated viruses termed GB virus C (GBV-C) or hepatitis G virus (HGV) 6 have recently been isolated. … We conducted a prospective study to establish the role of the infection with both the hepatitis C virus (HCV) and the recently discovered hepatitis G virus (HGV) in liver … All of these results reinforce the argument that HGV might not be a hepatitis virus at all, as has been proposed recently by other investigators. 10 , 25 , 26 Hepatitis G[7]

    • Hepatitis

      GB virus C (hepatitis G) infection. … Hepatitis G virus (HGV, also termed GBV-C) was recently discovered and resembles HCV, but more closely, the flaviviruses; the virus and its effects are under investigation[8]

    • Viral Disease

      Louis encephalitis, hepatitis G and dengue. 13. … Louis encephalitis virus - causes encephalitis Dengue virus - causes dengue, a generalized viral infection Hepatitis G virus - causes acute hepatitis via blood transfusions … Hepatitis G virus being an example of the former instance (Pinho et al . 1999) and perhaps some human circoviruses (e.g., transfusion transmitted virus, TTV) of the latter[9] [10]

    • Chronic Hepatitis C

      Lauer and Walker reported that HCV is closely related to hepatitis G, dengue, and yellow fever viruses.[11]

    • Hepatitis C

      Lauer and Walker reported that HCV is closely related to hepatitis G, dengue, and yellow fever viruses.[12]

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    References

    1. Tips From Other Journals - American Family Physician, http://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0301/p1116.html
    2. No evidence for liver replication — Mayo Clinic, https://mayoclinic.pure.elsevier.com/en/publica…
    3. Viral Hepatitis (particularly D and E) | Doctor, http://patient.info/doctor/viral-hepatitis-part…
    4. Viral Hepatitis: Introduction, http://www.infoplease.com/cig/dangerous-disease…
    5. Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia: Practice Essentials, Pathophysiology, Etiology, https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/207097-o…
    6. Hepatitis, http://skylinefamilypractice.net/PtEd/hepatitis…
    7. Hepatitis C and G Virus Infection and Liver Dysfunction After Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation: Results From a Prospective Study, http://www.bloodjournal.org/content/90/3/1326
    8. Click for Symptoms & Causes, http://www.medicinenet.com/viral_hepatitis/article.htm
    9. Viral Diseases, http://www.atsu.edu/faculty/chamberlain/website…
    10. Viral diseases and human evolution, http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_artt…
    11. Hepatitis C: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/177792-overview
    12. Hepatitis C: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/177792-overview