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Hepatitis b

Hepatitis B is a serious disease caused by a virus that attacks the liver. The hepatitis B virus (HBV) can cause lifelong infection, cirrhosis (scarring) of the liver, liver cancer, liver failure, and death. Two thirds of people who have chronic hepatitis B are not aware of their infection. Hepatitis B screening tests are recommended by CDC for all adults and treatments are available to prevent serious outcomes. Safe and effective vaccines are available to prevent this infection.​
 Clinical Guidance

Hepatitis B Disease

​Hepatitis B Screening and Testing

Hepatitis B Vaccine

Specific Population Guidance

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