Prevalence and Risk Factors for Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Infection Among Middle-Age Women in Brazil and the Philippines

@article{Smith2001PrevalenceAR,
  title={Prevalence and Risk Factors for Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Infection Among Middle-Age Women in Brazil and the Philippines},
  author={J. S. Smith and Rolando Herrero and Nubia Mu{\~n}oz and Jos{\'e} Eluf-Neto and Corazon A Ngelangel and Francesc X. Bosch and Rhoda L. Ashley},
  journal={Sex Transm Dis},
  year={2001},
  volume={28},
  pages={187-194}
}
Background Data comparing type-specific herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) seroprevalence and risk factors between comparable populations are largely unavailable, particularly from less-developed countries. Goal To examine the seroprevalence of HSV-2 infection and the risk factors for this infection among women in São Paulo, Brazil, and Manila, the Philippines. Study Design Altogether, 552 middle-aged women participating as control subjects in two cervical cancer studies were screened for type… 
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