Impact of maternal HIV coinfection on the vertical transmission of hepatitis C virus: a meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND Observational studies suggest that maternal human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-hepatitis C virus (HCV) coinfection is associated with increased odds of vertical HCV transmission. We performed a meta-analysis to summarize current evidence. METHODS We systematically searched for relevant articles published during the period from January 1992… (More)

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@article{Polis2007ImpactOM, title={Impact of maternal HIV coinfection on the vertical transmission of hepatitis C virus: a meta-analysis.}, author={Chelsea B Polis and Snehal N. Shah and Kristine Johnson and Amita Jain Gupta}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2007}, volume={44 8}, pages={1123-31} }