Hepatitis E Virus

An Emerging Zoonotic and Foodborne Pathogen

ISBN: 978-1-4614-7521-7 (Print) 978-1-4614-7522-4 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-2

    Introduction

  3. Chapter

    Pages 3-10

    Etiology

  4. Chapter

    Pages 11-21

    Epidemiology of the Human HEV Infection

  5. Chapter

    Pages 23-27

    Pathogenesis in Humans

  6. Chapter

    Pages 29-47

    Epidemiology of HEV Infection in Animals

  7. Chapter

    Pages 49-52

    Pathogenesis in Swine

  8. Chapter

    Pages 53-59

    Diagnosis of Hepatitis E Infection

  9. Chapter

    Pages 61-65

    Hepatitis E Virus: Food Related Issues

  10. Chapter

    Pages 67-68

    Conclusions

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 69-88