About hepatitis (NEC)

Hepatitis (NEC) is a form of hepatitis that is not classified as hepatitis A, B, C or so on.

Disease type: 
Other notifiable
Vaccination available under NIP: 
No
Notifiable disease: 
Yes

Prevention, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment 

For information about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, see healthdirect's hepatitis page

Surveillance and reporting

Hepatitis (NEC) is a nationally notifiable disease.

We monitor cases through the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System.

For more on hepatitis (NEC) in Australia, you can search Communicable Diseases Intelligence

Last updated: 
14 June 2022