Occurrence of Acute Hepatitis A in Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Fonquernie, L.; Meynard, J. L.; Meyohas, M. C.; Frottier, J.; Charrois, A.; Delamare, C.
January 2001
Clinical Infectious Diseases;1/15/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p297
Academic Journal
Focuses on a study which examined the prevalence of acute hepatitis A in HIV-infected patients. Description of the subjects of the study; Diagnosis of hepatitis A; Risk factors of hepatitis A.


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