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Hepatitis E
MeSH HeadingHepatitis E
Tree NumberC02.440.470
Tree NumberC02.782.455
Tree NumberC06.552.380.705.470
Scope NoteAcute INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans; caused by HEPATITIS E VIRUS, a non-enveloped single-stranded RNA virus. Similar to HEPATITIS A, its incubation period is 15-60 days and is enterically transmitted, usually by fecal-oral transmission.
Entry TermEnterically-Transmitted Non-A, Non-B Hepatitis
Entry TermEpidemic Non-A, Non-B Hepatitis
Entry TermET-NANBH
Entry TermHepatitis, Viral, Non-A, Non-B, Enterically-Transmitted
Entry TermHepatitis, Water-Borne
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH TM UR US VE VI
Previous Indexing Hepatitis, Viral, Human (1990-1991)
History Note92
Date of Entry19910429
Unique IDD016751


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Virus Diseases [C02]
   Hepatitis, Viral, Human [C02.440]
Hepatitis A [C02.440.420]
Hepatitis B [C02.440.435]  +
Hepatitis C [C02.440.440]  +
Hepatitis D [C02.440.450]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeHepatitis E [C02.440.470]

 
Virus Diseases [C02]
   RNA Virus Infections [C02.782]
Arenaviridae Infections [C02.782.082]  +
Astroviridae Infections [C02.782.105]
Birnaviridae Infections [C02.782.123]
Bunyaviridae Infections [C02.782.147]  +
Caliciviridae Infections [C02.782.160]  +
Encephalitis, Arbovirus [C02.782.310]  +
Flaviviridae Infections [C02.782.350]  +
Hemorrhagic Fevers, Viral [C02.782.417]  +
Hepatitis D [C02.782.450]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeHepatitis E [C02.782.455]
Mononegavirales Infections [C02.782.580]  +
Nidovirales Infections [C02.782.600]  +
Orthomyxoviridae Infections [C02.782.620]  +
Picornaviridae Infections [C02.782.687]  +
Reoviridae Infections [C02.782.791]  +
Retroviridae Infections [C02.782.815]  +
Togaviridae Infections [C02.782.930]  +

 
Digestive System Diseases [C06]
   Liver Diseases [C06.552]
      Hepatitis [C06.552.380]
         Hepatitis, Viral, Human [C06.552.380.705]
Hepatitis A [C06.552.380.705.422]
Hepatitis B [C06.552.380.705.437]  +
Hepatitis C [C06.552.380.705.440]  +
Hepatitis D [C06.552.380.705.450]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeHepatitis E [C06.552.380.705.470]

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