Hepatitis A: Signs and Symptoms

What are the signs and symptoms of hepatitis A?

Symptoms can occur 15 to 50 days after someone is exposed to the virus. Younger children frequently have only mild flu-like symptoms, while older children and adults usually become sicker.

Common symptoms of hepatitis A include:

  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Jaundice (yellowing of the skin and eyes)