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Hepatitis E: symptoms, transmission, prevention, treatment

The symptoms, means of transmission, best means of prevention and treatment of hepatitis E.

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This document explains hepatitis E, describing the:

  • symptoms
  • means of transmission
  • best means of prevention and treatment
Published 1 June 2014
Last updated 1 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated number of cases for 2017.
  2. Updated provisional number of cases from January to September 2017.
  3. Updated number of SGSS reported cases for 2016 and provisional data for 2017.
  4. Updated number of cases reported through SGSS from 2010 to 2016, and added provisional number of cases for 2017.
  5. Updated number of cases for 2015 and 2016.
  6. Updated number of cases from 2012 to 2016.
  7. Updated number of cases from 2010 to 2016.
  8. Updated figures of hep E infections for 2015 and early 2016.
  9. Updated provisional number of cases to include December 2015.
  10. Updated provisional number of cases to include September 2015.
  11. Updated, including provisional figures up to June 2015.
  12. First published.