Hepatitis A: the green book, chapter 17

Hepatitis A immunisation information for public health professionals.


Hepatitis A: the green book, chapter 17

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Hepatitis A is an infection of the liver caused by hepatitis A virus. The disease is generally mild, but severity tends to increase with age.

Published 20 March 2013
Last updated 11 February 2022 + show all updates
  1. Chapter extensively revised with the latest information.

  2. This chapter has been updated with minor editorial amends. There have been no changes to policies or procedures.

  3. Updated Body text to include link to Green Book update patches on the National Archives website.

  4. First published.