Hepatitis Symptoms

Hepatitis Symptoms

Most hepatitis symptoms in the acute phase of the infection are not usually too evident. However, when they do occur after infection, they usually are the following:

  • fever
  • nausea (vomiting)
  • fatigue
  • abdominal pain
  • yellowish skin or eyes

Most common types of hepatitis

Hepatitis B symptoms:

  • yellowing of the eyes and skin
  • dark urine
  • tiredness
  • don’t feel like eating
  • general feeling of down
  • vomiting (nausea)
  • fluid in abdomen
  • blood vessels swollen on the skin(web)
  • itchy skin

hepatitis b symptoms

Hepatitis C symptoms:

  • drowsiness
  • confusion
  • slurred speech
  • dark urine
  • itchy skin
  • nausea
  • fever
  • yellowing of skin and eyes
  • muscle pain
  • bleeding easily
  • bruising easily

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Read more about hepatitis C here.

Alcoholic hepatitis symptoms:

  • loss of appetite
  • abdomen feels tender
  • low fever
  • fatigue
  • weakness
  • loss of weight

chronic alcoholic hepatitis symptoms:

  • abdomen fluid accumulation
  • confusion
  • behavioral changes
  • kidney failure
  • liver failure

alcoholic hepatitis

Autoimmune hepatitis symptoms:

  • fatigue
  • weakness
  • enlarged liver
  • muscle pain
  • itchy skin
  • skin rashes
  • spider vessels
  • loss of menstruation in women

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Hepatitis D symptoms:

  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • muscle pain
  • joint pain
  • weakness
  • fatigue
  • dark urine
  • abdominal pain
  • loss of appetite

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Hepatitis A symptoms:

  • vomiting
  • nausea
  • itchy skin
  • weakness
  • fatigue
  • dark urine
  • pale or clay colored stools
  • yellow skin

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Hepatitis E symptoms:

  • fever
  • tiredness
  • fatigue
  • weakness
  • pale stools
  • yellowing of the skin and eyes
  • dark urine
  • loss of appetite

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As you can see the various hepatitis symptoms listed above all are very similar in symptoms.  The best way to determine what type of hepatitis you have is to get tested.  Have your doctor make the proper diagnosis, rather than looking for symptoms and what treatment can be applicable.  Most hepatitis can be treated and maintained before chronic illness sets in.

Read about hepatitis c (HCV) viral load here.