Maternal hepatitis B virus or hepatitis C virus carrier status as an independent risk factor for adverse perinatal outcome.

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OBJECTIVE To examine the impact of maternal hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) carrier status on pregnancy outcomes. METHODS A population-based study was performed by comparing all pregnancies of HBsAg and/or anti-HCV seropositive women who delivered during the years 1988-2007 with all other pregnant women who delivered in the same period… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1478-3231.2010.02218.x

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@article{Safir2010MaternalHB, title={Maternal hepatitis B virus or hepatitis C virus carrier status as an independent risk factor for adverse perinatal outcome.}, author={Ari Safir and Amalia G. Levy and Emanuel Sikuler and Eyal Sheiner}, journal={Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver}, year={2010}, volume={30 5}, pages={765-70} }