Hepatitis is a disease of liver and there are five major types of it There are five main of hepatitis and referred to as types A, B, C, D and E. Hepatitis B is endemic in Hong Kong. Just like other countries the prevalence of hepatitis in Hong Kong can be seen as a statutory and notifiable diseases.
Causes Of Hepatitis In Hong Kong
- Sexual and household contact with another person with hepatitis.
- Injectable drug use.
- Exposure to food or waterborne outbreaks.
- Alcohol abuse.
The overall case fatality rates from hepatitis A has been low and ranged between 0 and 0.7%. Male had a higher HBV prevalence than female, as observed in several groups. While HBV is still prevalent in many populations in Hong Kong.
India - A Consistent Hepatitis Drugs Provider To Hong Kong
India is world’s largest generic medicine exporter and on the other hand the country has made a strong pitch in Hong Kong to expand and push its pharmaceutical products. The export of generic pharmaceuticals is one of India’s strengths. Oddway international is among the prominent Hepatitis drugs wholesaler in Hong Kong.