Could I Get Hepatitis C?
Know your risk factors for hepatitis C. Even people in high-risk groups can take precautions to prevent HCV infection.
Understanding Hepatitis B
WebMD looks at the cause, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of hepatitis B.
Digestive Diseases and Hepatitis
Information on the various forms of hepatitis.
Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Hepatitis C
If you've just been diagnosed with hepatitis C, you may want to ask your doctor these questions.
Frequently Asked Questions About Viral Hepatitis
These questions address key issues about viral hepatitis, including transmission, vaccination, and treatment.
Fatty Liver Disease
WebMD looks at fatty liver disease and its causes, symptoms, and treatments.
Hepatitis A: FAQ
WebMD looks at the symptoms and treatments for the hepatitis A virus.
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 ...
Hepatitis C Treatment: Side Effects You Should Know About
Treatment for hepatitis C can help, but can have many side effects.
A percutaneous liver biopsy is done by inserting a long needle between two of the right lower ribs to remove a sample of liver tissue.