[The circulation of the hepatitis A and B viruses in the Somali population].

@article{Mohamud1992TheCO,
  title={[The circulation of the hepatitis A and B viruses in the Somali population].},
  author={K B Mohamud and Antonio Aceti and Olfat Mohamed and A Pennica and K A Maalin and Roberto Biondi and M A Hagi and Giorgio Quaranta and Stefania Paparo and Daniela Celestino},
  journal={Annali italiani di medicina interna : organo ufficiale della Societa italiana di medicina interna},
  year={1992},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={78-83}
}
We report the results of a study carried out to evaluate the extent of hepatitis A virus (HAV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) circulation in Somalia. Serum samples were collected from 593 subjects (age range 0-83 years) and tested for anti-hepatitis A (HAV) and anti-HAV IgM. Serum samples taken from 1272 individuals (age range 0-83 years) were tested for HBsAg… CONTINUE READING