All You Wanted do know About is an easy –to-read reference series put together by Health Update and assisted by a of medical experts who offer the latest perspectives on body health.
Each book in the series enhances your knowledge on a particular health issue. It makes you an active participant by giving multiple perspectives to choose from – allopathy, acupuncture, Ayurveda, homoeopathy, nature cure and unani.
This book is intended as a home adviser but does not substitute a doctor.
The opinions are those of the contributors, and the publisher holds no responsibility.
Hepatitis or inflammation of liver cells is one of the major health problems in India. Hepatitis should not be confused with jaundice. Jaundice is one of the symptoms of hepatitis but it can also due to other causes.
The chief causes of hepatitis are infections, viral or non-viral, medicines like chloroform, mushrooms or poisons, abnormal metabolism caused by fatty liver, pregnancy or Wilson's disease (inborn defect of copper metabolism), and loss of blood supply which could be because of shock or severe healt failure.
Item Code: NAM483 Author: Dr. Savitri Ramaiah Cover: Paperback Edition: 2007 Publisher: Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd. ISBN: 9788120722255 Language: English Size: 6.0 inch X 4.5 inch Pages: 160 Other Details: Weight of the Book: 120 gms