delta hepatitis

noun

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The two other types of hepatitis, hepatitis D, also known as delta hepatitis, and hepatitis E, are not common in the United States. Shari Rudavsky, Indianapolis Star, 15 June 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1983, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of delta hepatitis was in 1983

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“Delta hepatitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/delta%20hepatitis. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

Medical Definition

delta hepatitis

noun
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