TITLE

Hepatitis E Virus Infections among US Military Personnel Deployed to Afghanistan

AUTHOR(S)
Labrique, Alain B.; Nelson, Kenrad E.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Infectious Diseases;11/1/2010, Vol. 202 Issue 9, p1297
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the authors comment on the article "Hepatitis E Seroprevalence and Seroconversion Among U.S. military service members deployed to Afghanistan," by A. Eick and colleagues. They argue that it is not clear whether all members of the sampled population were equally exposed to potential hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection. They note that the duration of deployment should be discussed in this study.
ACCESSION #
55428473

 

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