Seroprevalence study of HCV among hospitalized intravenous drug users in Ahvaz, Iran (2001-2006).


BACKGROUND AND AIMS Prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in intravenous drug users (IDU) varies in different areas according to socioeconomic and geographical circumstances. The present study was performed to determine seroprevalence of HCV in IDU individuals in Ahvaz, Iran. MATERIALS AND METHODS 142 IDU patients were included in this retrospective study… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jiph.2009.01.001

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