Seroprevalence of HIV-1, HIV-2, and HIV-1 group O in Nigeria: evidence for a growing increase of HIV infection.

@article{EsuWilliams1997SeroprevalenceOH,
  title={Seroprevalence of HIV-1, HIV-2, and HIV-1 group O in Nigeria: evidence for a growing increase of HIV infection.},
  author={Eka Esu-Williams and C Mulanga-Kabeya and H Takena and A C Zwandor and Kingi Aminu and Iu D Adamu and O Yetunde and Ibironke Akinsete and Delphine Patrel and Martine Peeters and Eric Delaporte},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes and human retrovirology : official publication of the International Retrovirology Association},
  year={1997},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={204-10}
}
To determine current data on HIV infection and to further confirm the presence of HIV-1 group O infection in Nigeria, 2300 samples from five states were tested for the presence of HIV antibody. A convenience sampling was obtained from pregnant women, tuberculosis (TB) patients, commercial sex workers (CSWs), blood donors, patients with sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), patients with skin diseases, male clients of CSWs, outpatients suspected to have AIDS, truck drivers, and community… CONTINUE READING
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