Hepatitis A is a vaccine preventable disease caused by the hepatitis A virus (HAV) which causes an infection in the liver. Hepatitis A is highly contagious but it is usually a short-term infection and does not become chronic.
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Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)