HIV-1 and hepatitis B transmission in Sudan.


A seroepidemiologic survey was conducted among 773 male soldiers living in five urban locations in Sudan to study the prevalence of and risk factors for HIV-1 and hepatitis B transmission. Twenty-eight per cent of the study population were born and raised in southern Sudan, an area bordering Kenya, Zaire and Uganda, whilst 72% of the study subjects were… (More)


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@article{Mccarthy1989HIV1AH, title={HIV-1 and hepatitis B transmission in Sudan.}, author={Mary C Mccarthy and Kenneth Craig Hyams and A el-Tigani el-Hag and M A el-Dabi and M el-Sadig el-Tayeb and Ismail Osman Khalid and James F. George and Niel T. Constantine and J N Woody}, journal={AIDS}, year={1989}, volume={3 11}, pages={725-9} }