Arch Dis Child 86:339-343 doi:10.1136/adc.86.5.339
  • Acute paediatrics

Hepatitis C-Z: recent advances

  1. D Kelly1,
  2. S Skidmore2
  1. 1Birmingham Children's Hospital and University of Birmingham, UK
  2. 2PHL Shrewsbury and Princess Royal Hospital, Telford, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
    Prof. D Kelly, The Liver Unit, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK;
  • Accepted 22 January 2002


In this review, recently identified hepatitis viruses (hepatitis C, hepatitis D, hepatitis E, hepatitis F, hepatitis G, transfusion transmissible virus) are described, and the implications for paediatric liver disease discussed.