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An older adult patient diagnosed with hepatitis A eight weeks ago reports continuing malaise and fatigue. Which

statement made by the RN would be appropriate?


"This type of infection usually lasts longer in people over 40 years of age."

"Your symptoms will clear as soon as your liver enzymes return to normal."

"You must have entered into a carrier state."

"It is highly likely that you have been re-infected."

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