The Nigerian government should create more funds and
facilities needed to prevent and treat this viral disease…
According to the Society for Gastroenterology and Hepatology
in Nigeria, approximately 13 per cent or one in 10 Nigerians
have chronic hepatitis.
medical experts are advocating better awareness and
improved services in the area of vaccination, blood and
Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis viruses are
the most common cause of the condition around the world
but other infections, toxic substances such as alcohol, certain
drugs and autoimmune diseases can also cause hepatitis.