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As hepatitis A cases grow in California, prevention requires both personal and public actions

November 7, 2017

As hepatitis A cases grow in California, prevention requires both personal and public actions

By Enrique Rivero Enrique Rivero

The number of hepatitis A cases in California just keeps growing. Some 633 cases have been detected as of Oct. 27, with 416 hospitalizations and 21 deaths linked to the outbreak, according to the California Department of Public Health. It is the largest person-to-person hepatitis A outbreak – not stemming from a common source or […]

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Tags: Dr. Jeffrey Klausner, hep A, hepatitis a, infectious diseases, outbreak, public health