Prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis C virus infection among Koreans in rural area of Korea.

@article{Shin2000PrevalenceAR,
  title={Prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis C virus infection among Koreans in rural area of Korea.},
  author={Shin and W Kim and Ohno and Cao and Mizokami and Risch},
  journal={Hepatology research : the official journal of the Japan Society of Hepatology},
  year={2000},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={185-196}
}
  • Shin, W Kim, +3 authors Risch
  • Published 2000 in
    Hepatology research : the official journal of the…
In a Korean rural area with a high incidence of liver cancer, a molecular epidemiological study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and to determine the distribution of HCV genotype and transmission routes of HCV infection. The study population is those who volunteered to participate in a health survey in 1993 and… CONTINUE READING