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Title:
Hepatitis C, the silent epidemic : the authoritative guide
Author:
Askari, Fred K.
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Publication Information:
New York : Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xi, 215 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Illness -- Discovering hepatitis C -- Hepatitis C and chronic hepatitis -- Hepatitis C and end-stage liver disease -- Hepatitis C and liver transplantation -- Stopping the spread of hepatitis C: blood transfusions, recreational drug use, sex, tattoos, acupuncture, manicures, pedicures, and body piercing -- Hepatitis C and alcohol -- Search for the holy grail -- Diet and nutrition -- Hepatitis C and interferon -- Alternative medicine or unconventional medicine -- Body's efforts to fight hepatitis C, and potential vaccines -- Your skin and joints: effects of hepatitis C outside the liver -- Hepatitis C and your kidneys -- Your immune system -- ch. 16. Psychological impact of hepatitis C.
ISBN:
9780306460128
Format :
Book

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Central Library RC848.H425 A85 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Covering every aspect of Hepatitis C, this authoritative volume delivers the facts about this serious liver disease that afflicts four million Americans in a clear, straightforward way, and brings readers cutting-edge information on the symptoms, problems, and latest treatment options.


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