Prevalence, Incidence and Determinants of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Infection among HIV-Seronegative Women at High-Risk of HIV Infection: A Prospective Study in Beira, Mozambique

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OBJECTIVES To estimate the prevalence, incidence and determinants of herpes simplex type 2 (HSV-2) infection, and associations between HSV-2 and incident HIV infection, among women at higher risk for HIV infection in Beira, Mozambique. METHODS Between 2009 and 2012, 411 women aged 18-35 years at higher risk of HIV acquisition (defined as having had two or… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0089705

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@inproceedings{Meque2014PrevalenceIA, title={Prevalence, Incidence and Determinants of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Infection among HIV-Seronegative Women at High-Risk of HIV Infection: A Prospective Study in Beira, Mozambique}, author={Ivete Meque and Karine Dub{\'e} and Paul J. Feldblum and Archie C. A. Clements and Arlinda Zango and Fidelina Cumbe and Pai Lien Chen and Josefo Joao Ferro and Janneke H H M van de Wijgert}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2014} }