About Hepatitis B

 

 

What is hepatitis B?

  • It can be a lifelong chronic disease.
  • Most people with hepatitis B do not show signs or symptoms.
  • Hepatitis B can lead to cirrhosis (liver scarring), liver damage, or liver cancer if it is not cared for or treated.
  • Infection by the hepatitis B virus can progress into
    a serious liver disease.