[Prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen and its associated factors in Senegalese military personnel sent on mission to Darfur].

@article{Diop2017PrevalenceOH,
  title={[Prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen and its associated factors in Senegalese military personnel sent on mission to Darfur].},
  author={Moustapha Thioune Diop and A Diouf and Said Malaob{\'e} Seck and Gora L{\^o} and Daye K{\`a} and Aminata Massaly and Alassane Di{\`e}ye and Nd{\`e}ye Maguette Fall and Viviane Marie Pierre Cisse-Diallo and Khardiata Diallo-Mbaye and Nd{\`e}ye Aissatou Lakhe and Louise fort{\`e}s-D{\'e}guenonvo and Cheikh Ndour and Maserigne Soumar{\'e} and Moussa Seydi},
  journal={The Pan African medical journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={26},
  pages={
          154
        }
}
INTRODUCTION In Senegal, 85% of the adult population have been exposed to the hepatitis B virus and about 11% of them are chronic surface antigen (HBsAg) carriers. This infection is poorly documented among Senegalese Armed Forces. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of HBsAg in Senegalese military personnel on mission to Darfur (Sudan) and to identify its associated factors. METHODS We conducted a cross-sectional study among Senegalese military personnel stationed in Darfur… CONTINUE READING
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