24. Hepatitis B and D

  1. Eugene R. Schiff MD, MACP, FRCP3,
  2. Willis C. Maddrey MD, MACP, FRCP4 and
  3. Michael F. Sorrell MD, FACP5
  1. Anna S. F. Lok MD1 and
  2. Francesco Negro MD2

Published Online: 31 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119950509.ch24

Schiff's Diseases of the Liver, Eleventh Edition

Schiff's Diseases of the Liver, Eleventh Edition

How to Cite

Lok, A. S. F. and Negro, F. (2011) Hepatitis B and D, in Schiff's Diseases of the Liver, Eleventh Edition (eds E. R. Schiff, W. C. Maddrey and M. F. Sorrell), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119950509.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Center for Liver Diseases and Schiff Liver Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA

  3. 5

    University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

  2. 2

    Departments of Internal Medicine, and of Pathology and Immunology, University of Geneva Medical Centre, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 9 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470654682

Online ISBN: 9781119950509



  • hepatitis B and D;
  • hepatitis B infection;
  • global public health problem;
  • hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg);
  • hepatitis B vaccination;
  • glomerulonephritis;
  • essential mixed cryoglobulinemia;
  • Gianotti–Crosti disease;
  • hepatitis B virus and HCC


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Hepatitis B

  • Hepatitis D

  • Annotated references

  • References