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How do you know if you have hepatitis B?

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When you’re first infected, the signs include:

  • Jaundice - Your skin or the whites of the eyes turn yellow, and your pee turns brown or orange.
  • Light-colored poop
  • Fever
  • Fatigue that persists for weeks or months
  • Stomach trouble like loss of appetite, nausea, and vomiting
  • Belly pain

From: Hepatitis B WebMD Medical Reference

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CDC.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on August 26, 2019

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CDC.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on August 26, 2019

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