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  • C Bianco
  • 1995
There has been remarkable progress in hepatitis testing in recent years. This article reviews the transmission of Hepatitis A by blood products indicating that it is a rare event. However, it has been recently observed with certain preparations of Factor VIII concentrate. Hepatitis B transmission has been effectively reduced by the application of HBsAg(More)
  • C Bianco
  • 1989
Prevention of the transmission of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) by transfusion has been the most successful area of epidemiologic control of the disease. Only 2% of the more than 50,000 cases reported to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have been attributed to transfusion, and the vast majority of these patients were infected before the(More)
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