Seroepidemiology of HBV and HCV infection in Jakarta, Indonesia

@article{Budihusodo1991SeroepidemiologyOH,
  title={Seroepidemiology of HBV and HCV infection in Jakarta, Indonesia},
  author={Unggul Budihusodo and H. Ali Sulaiman and H. Nurul Akbar and Laurentius Adrianto Lesmana and Agus S. Waspodo and H. M. Sjaifoellah Noer and Yoshihiro Akahane and Hiroshi Tiberu Suzuki},
  journal={Gastroenterologia Japonica},
  year={1991},
  volume={26},
  pages={196-201}
}
A total of 545 serum samples were consecutively collected from patients with acute hepatitis, chronic hepatitis, liver cirrhosis, hepatocellular carcinoma, chronic hemodialysis and voluntary blood donors to study the seroepidemiology of HBV and HCV infection in Jakarta. Fourteen out of 243 or 5.8% samples from blood donors were HBsAg-positive, while HCV-antibodies (anti-C100 and/or anti-CP9 and/or anti-CP10) positivity rate was found in 59 out of 243 or 24.3%. Out of 91 donors aged 29 years or… CONTINUE READING

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A total of 545 serum samples were consecutively collected from patients with acute hepatitis , chronic hepatitis , liver cirrhosis , hepatocellular carcinoma , chronic hemodialysis and voluntary blood donors to study the seroepidemiology of HBV and HCV infection in Jakarta .
A total of 545 serum samples were consecutively collected from patients with acute hepatitis , chronic hepatitis , liver cirrhosis , hepatocellular carcinoma , chronic hemodialysis and voluntary blood donors to study the seroepidemiology of HBV and HCV infection in Jakarta .
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