"Hepatitis B, Chronic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS B VIRUS lasting six months or more. It is primarily transmitted by parenteral exposure, such as transfusion of contaminated blood or blood products, but can also be transmitted via sexual or intimate personal contact.
|Hepatitis B, Chronic
- Hepatitis B, Chronic
- Chronic Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis B Virus Infection, Chronic
- Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Hepatitis B, Chronic" by people in Profiles.
An expert review on the use of tenofovir alafenamide for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus infection in Asia. J Gastroenterol. 2020 Sep; 55(9):811-823.
Cutaneous Manifestations of Chronic Liver Disease. Clin Liver Dis. 2020 08; 24(3):351-360.
Variants in STAT4 Associated With Cure of Chronic HBV Infection in HBeAg-positive Patients Treated With Pegylated Interferon-alpha. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 01; 18(1):196-204.e8.
The Efficacy of Tenofovir to Prevent Perinatal Transmission in Chronic Hepatitis B Mothers. A Clinical Perspective. Hepatology. 2018 10; 68(4):1658.
Community-Based Services to Improve Testing and Linkage to Care Among Non-U.S.-Born Persons with Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection - Three U.S. Programs, October 2014-September 2017. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2018 May 18; 67(19):541-546.
Role of surface antibody in hepatitis B reactivation in patients with resolved infection and hematologic malignancy: A meta-analysis. Hepatology. 2017 08; 66(2):379-388.
Caution: Reactivation of Hepatitis B during Hepatitis C Treatment with Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy. Am J Gastroenterol. 2016 Dec; 111(12):1854-1856.
A Novel Strategy to Increase Identification of African-Born People With Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the Chicago Metropolitan Area, 2012-2014. Prev Chronic Dis. 2016 09 01; 13:E118.
Lower Observed Hepatocellular Carcinoma Incidence in Chronic Hepatitis B Patients Treated With Entecavir: Results of the ENUMERATE Study. Am J Gastroenterol. 2016 09; 111(9):1297-304.
Gastroenterologists Have Suboptimal Hepatitis B Virus Screening Rates in Patients Receiving Immunosuppressive Therapy. Dig Dis Sci. 2016 08; 61(8):2236-2241.