Seroprevalence of and risk factors for hepatitis A infection among young homosexual and bisexual men.

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To evaluate hepatitis A infection among young homosexual and bisexual men, 411 men aged 17-22 years were surveyed at 26 public venues in San Francisco and Berkeley. Seroprevalence of hepatitis A infection was 28.0% (95% confidence interval [CI], 23.7%-32.6%). Recent infection was evident in 3.3% of susceptible men (95% CI, 1.6%-5.9%). Independent predictors… (More)

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@article{Katz1997SeroprevalenceOA, title={Seroprevalence of and risk factors for hepatitis A infection among young homosexual and bisexual men.}, author={Matthew Hg Katz and L. Hsu and E. Wong and Sally Liska and Lynda A. Anderson and Ron Janssen}, journal={The Journal of infectious diseases}, year={1997}, volume={175 5}, pages={1225-9} }