Hepatitis E virus infections in HIV-infected patients in Ghana and Cameroon.


BACKGROUND Chronic hepatitis E virus (HEV) infections have recently been described in HIV-infected patients. Only few data are available for sub-Saharan Africa, where HIV and HEV are highly co-endemic, and where liver pathology is common in HIV-infected individuals. OBJECTIVES To assess the prevalence of HEV viremia, anti-HEV antibodies, and serum… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcv.2013.05.004


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@article{Feldt2013HepatitisEV, title={Hepatitis E virus infections in HIV-infected patients in Ghana and Cameroon.}, author={Torsten Feldt and Fred Stephen Sarfo and Alexander Zoufaly and Richard Odame Phillips and Gerd Dieter Burchard and Jan van Lunzen and Johannes Jochum and David R. Chadwick and Charles N. Awasom and Lisa Claussen and Christian Drosten and Jan Felix Drexler and Anna Maria Eis-Huebinger}, journal={Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology}, year={2013}, volume={58 1}, pages={18-23} }