Increase of positive Hepatitis B cases

Increase of positive Hepatitis B cases

Hepatitis is a prevalent condition in Sierra Leonean communities. It is transmitted through various methods but all include contamination through HBV (Hepatitis B Virus) infected blood or bodily fluids. The main symptom of the disease is inflammation of the liver, leading to stomach distention and pain the abdomen. The patient may also have yellow-stained skin. […]