[Familial clustering case of hepatitis delta].

  title={[Familial clustering case of hepatitis delta].},
  author={Yutaka Minohara and Tetsuro Kato and Keita Kanki and Toshiro Goshima and Natsuki Nakajima and Haruki Kaku and Yutaka Arimoto and F. Yamamoto Goshima and K. Doi and Kenjiro Saitoh},
  journal={Kansenshogaku zasshi. The Journal of the Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases},
  volume={69 6},
We report a familial clustering case of hepatitis delta. All of the members of this family had evidence of past infection of hepatitis B. We investigated the hepatitis delta, three of the members had positive serological hepatitis delta markers. We assayed by polymerase chain reaction the primers corresponding to hepatitis delta antigen. The results of polymerase chain reaction was three positive. The 2nd polymerase chain reaction was used, two geno-type specific primers one was for Japanese S… CONTINUE READING