[Prevalence of anti-CMV antibodies in blood donors in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)].


The aim of our study was to investigate the prevalence of CMV antibodies among blood donors at a regional blood transfusion center in Ouagadougou. Blood collected from 115 donors was tested for specific anti-CMV antibodies as well as routine markers. The donors ranged in age from 18 to 53 years (mean: 28.78 ± 8.9 years), and 72.2% were men. In all, 4.3… (More)