hepatitis definition

  • noun:
    • Inflammation of this liver, caused by infectious or poisonous agents and characterized by jaundice, temperature, liver enlargement, and abdominal pain.
    • inflammation of the liver, often caused by a viral infection
    • swelling for the liver.
    • In pathology, infection of liver.
    • infection of liver due to a virus or a toxin

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