Letters Jaundiced after a party

Consider acute hepatitis C, syphilis, and HIV in MSM with hepatitis

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d5169 (Published 16 August 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d5169
  1. Martin J Fisher, consultant physician in HIV/genitourinary medicine Brighton and Sussex1,
  2. Daniel Richardson, consultant physician in HIV/genitourinary medicine Brighton and Sussex1
  1. 1University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton BN2 5BE, UK
  1. martin.fisher{at}bsuh.nhs.uk

Although Pratsides and colleagues correctly identified drug induced hepatitis as the cause of the clinical hepatitis in their case report, readers should be aware of three other differential diagnoses in men who have sex with men (MSM) who present with acute transaminitis.1 …

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