Skip to Content

hepatitis A virus

 

Definition: an RNA virus, genus Hepatovirus, in the family Picornaviridae; the causative agent of viral hepatitis type A.

Synonym(s): infectious hepatitis virus

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide