Hepatitis B

La vacuna contra la hepatitis B se recomienda para los trabajadores de la salud, personas que viven con alguien que padece esta enfermedad y otras personas que estén en alto riesgo. El virus de la hepatitis B puede causar daño a las células hepáticas. La inmunización también se recomienda para todos los bebés y para los adolescentes que no han sido vacunados.Hepatitis B

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Last reviewed 5/15/2013 by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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