Lessons From a Nearly Fatal Nose Ring [VIDEO]

Lessons From a Nearly Fatal Nose Ring [VIDEO]

The cause was an extremely rare type of hepatitis B that doctors say was likely linked to the nose ring. She had been diagnosed with fulminant hepatitis B (fulminant means extreme and fast). Fulminant hepatitis is very rare but can occur with both hepatitis A (spread through contaminated food and water) and hepatitis B. In the United States, fulminant hep B accounts for 7% of all fulminant hepatitis cases. For a collection of articles about hep B, click #Hepatitis B.

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