Prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus/hepatitis C virus co-infection in Brazil and associated factors: a review.

Abstract

The hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus share the same transmission routes, which makes co-infection an unfavorable condition for the natural history of both viral diseases. In this context, it should be highlighted that the knowledge of the extent of co-infection and associated risk factors is a vital tool for prevention and control over… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bjid.2012.10.023

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