Sero-prevalence and Correlates of Hepatitis B and C Co-infection Among HIV-infected Individuals in Two Regional Hospitals in Cameroon

@inproceedings{Luma2016SeroprevalenceAC,
  title={Sero-prevalence and Correlates of Hepatitis B and C Co-infection Among HIV-infected Individuals in Two Regional Hospitals in Cameroon},
  author={Henry Namme Luma and Servais Eloumou and Domin Sone Majunda Ekaney and Fernando Kemta Lekpa and Olivier Donfack-Sontsa and Bertrand Hugo Mbatchou Ngahane and Yacouba N Mapoure},
  booktitle={The open AIDS journal},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Liver disease related to Hepatitis B (HBV) and C (HCV) infection has become a major cause of morbidity and mortality in HIV/AIDS patients. Data on the prevalence of HBV and HCV in Cameroon remains inconclusive. OBJECTIVE We aimed to determine the sero-prevalence and correlates of Hepatitis markers in HIV/AIDS patients in two Regional Hospitals. METHODS A cross-sectional study carried out from December 2014 to March 2015. HIV/AIDS patients aged 21 were included and above… CONTINUE READING

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