"Hepatitis Delta Virus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A defective virus, containing particles of RNA nucleoprotein in virion-like form, present in patients with acute hepatitis B and chronic hepatitis. It requires the presence of a hepadnavirus for full replication. This is the lone species in the genus Deltavirus.
|Hepatitis Delta Virus
- Hepatitis Delta Virus
- Delta Virus, Hepatitis
- Delta Viruses, Hepatitis
- Hepatitis Delta Viruses
- Delta Virus
- Delta Viruses
- Delta Agent
- Delta Agents
- Hepatitis D Virus
- Hepatitis D Viruses
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A case of quadruple viral infections and elevated aminotransferase activities. Semin Liver Dis. 2012 Aug; 32(3):262-6.