Neonatal blood transfusion as transmission route in chronic hepatitis C.

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BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to investigate if neonatal transfusions could underlie chronic hepatitis C in adults for whom the disease transmission route was previously unknown. STUDY DESIGN AND METHODS Questionnaires were sent to 255 patients with chronic hepatitis C born in Sweden in 1960 to 1975. The medical records of 230 of the patients, of… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/trf.12462

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@article{Einberg2014NeonatalBT, title={Neonatal blood transfusion as transmission route in chronic hepatitis C.}, author={Afrodite Psaros Einberg and Gudrun Lindh and Ingegerd H{\"o}keberg and Nikos Papadogiannakis and Bj{\"o}rn R. Fischler}, journal={Transfusion}, year={2014}, volume={54 5}, pages={1366-70} }