TITLE

Hepatitis C Virus and the Infectious Diseases Community

AUTHOR(S)
Holmberg, Scott D.
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;Jul2012 Supplement 1, Vol. 55 Issue suppl_1, pS1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in the U.S. It discusses several causes of infection which includes parenteral exposures, injection drug use and transfusions. It explores that the quality of laboratory tests in the U.S. is improving in their speed, reliability and specificity which are used for the detection of middle-aged HIV infections.
ACCESSION #
77225922

 

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