Juliana R. TB 4
What is Hepatitis?
Hepatitis is an STD which causes inflammation of the liver caused by a virus.
How is the Disease Transmitted?
Hepatitis is transferred through blood or bodily fluids such as vaginal or anal secretion.
Treatment for Hepatitis
There is no effective cure, but in most cases, teenagers will recover from the STD and become immune to Hepatitis B
Problems if Left Untreated
- Cirrhosis (permanent scarring of the liver)
- Liver cancer
- Liver failure