How Does Hepatitis C Lead to Liver Cancer?
WebMD explains why some people with hepatitis C may get liver cancer, and what steps you can take to lower your chances of getting the disease.
Understanding Hepatitis -- the Basics
WebMD experts explain the basics of hepatitis.
Understanding Hepatitis -- Symptoms
WebMD experts explain the symptoms of hepatitis.
Understanding Hepatitis -- Prevention
Learn what you can do to prevent getting hepatitis from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Hepatitis C -- Symptoms
Get the basics on symptoms of hepatitis C from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Hepatitis C -- Prevention
WebMD explains the basics of preventing hepatitis C.
Understanding Hepatitis C -- the Basics
Get the basics on hepatitis C from the experts at WebMD.
Hepatitis Panel - Topic Overview
Hepatitis B immunoglobulin (HBIG) is a solution of antibodies that are able to attach to liver cells and prevent the hepatitis B virus from infecting the cells. An injection of HBIG may help prevent HBV infection if it is given within 14 days of exposure to the virus when you: Have not been immunized against HBV but have come in contact with the blood or body fluids ( semen or vaginal fluids,...
Immunoglobulin (IG) for Hepatitis A
Drug details for Immune globulin (IG) for hepatitis A.
What the Liver Does - Topic Overview
A healthy liver performs the following functions: It regulates the composition of blood,including the amounts of sugar (glucose),protein,and fat that enter the bloodstream. It removes bilirubin,ammonia,and other toxins from the blood. (Bilirubin is a by-product of the breakdown of hemoglobin from red blood cells.) It processes most of the nutrients absorbed by the intestines during ...