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Neurological manifestations in chronic hepatitis C patients receiving care in a reference hospital in sub-Saharan Africa: A cross-sectional study
Background Chronic hepatitis C infection is a major public health concern, with a high burden in Sub-Saharan Africa. There is growing evidence that chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection causesExpand
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Anorectal pathology amongst HIV infected patients attending the Douala General Hospital: a cross-sectional study
While gastrointestinal disease is common among HIV infected individuals, the prevalence and distribution of ano-rectal pathology has not been well studied in our setting. The objective of this studyExpand
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Malnutrition in patients admitted to the medical wards of the Douala General Hospital: a cross-sectional study
BackgroundMalnutrition is common in acutely ill patients occurring in 30–50% of hospitalized patients. Awareness and screening for malnutrition is lacking in most health institutions in sub-SaharanExpand
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Seroprevalence of human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B and C viruses among haemodialysis patients in two newly opened centres in Cameroon
Introduction Haemodialysis (HD) patients are potentially susceptible to infection with blood borne viral agents especially; Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV) and hepatitis CExpand
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Characteristics of anti-hepatitis C virus antibody-positive patients in a hospital setting in Douala, Cameroon.
INTRODUCTION Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major public health problem, especially in resource-limited settings where many patients are diagnosed at the stage of complications. In Cameroon,Expand
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Évaluation de l’état nutritionnel péri-opératoire
Resume La denutrition est associee a une augmentation de la morbidite, de la mortalite, de la duree de sejour et des depenses de sante, et retentit sur la qualite de vie des patients operes. LeExpand
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Prevalence and Characteristics of Hepatitis Delta Virus Infection in a Tertiary Hospital Setting in Cameroon.
Background/Aims Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis D virus (HDV) coinfection is associated with more severe liver disease than HBV alone. More knowledge on the epidemiology and clinical impact ofExpand
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Sero-prevalence and Correlates of Hepatitis B and C Co-infection Among HIV-infected Individuals in Two Regional Hospitals in Cameroon
Background: Liver disease related to Hepatitis B (HBV) and C (HCV) infection has become a major cause of morbidity and mortality in HIV/AIDS patients. Data on the prevalence of HBV and HCV inExpand
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Hepatitis C Continuum of Care in a Treatment Center in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Background Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major public health challenge in Cameroon with over three million people infected. Government efforts to improve care and treatment areExpand
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Impact positif d’un film éducatif sur la connaissance de l’hépatite virale B par les élèves à Agnibilékro en Côte d’Ivoire
RésuméLes adolescents exposés à la transmission sexuelle et parentérale constituent une population à risque d’hépatite virale B.ButÉvaluer l’impact d’une projection de film éducatif sur le niveau deExpand
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