Hepatitis - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Hepatitis

"Hepatitis" means inflammation of the liver. This condition can be caused by alcohol, chemicals, drugs and viruses that attack the liver. The information on this site primarily concerns viral Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C, which are the three most common types in the United States.


VIRAL HEPATITIS. ARE YOU AT RISK? Take this online assessment to see if you're at risk. http://www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/riskassessment/

  • Traveling or Adopting Abroad
    Traveling or adopting children from abroad can present special health care challenges, among them viral hepatitis infection.
  • For Health Professionals
    Includes the hepatitis compendium, information on reporting hepatitis and hepatitis A and B specimen submission, occupational exposure information, the HIV/STD/Hepatitis risk assessment, and the perinatal hepatitis B prevention program.

Updated Tuesday, 30-Apr-2019 09:13:14 CDT