Prevalence of hepatitis A antibodies in southeastern Spain : A population-based study.
The prevalence of hepatitis A antibodies in the adult population of the Murcia Region (south-east of Spain) was estimated using an anonymous unlinked serosurvey in a population-based sample of 2,203 adults.
The overall anti-HAV prevalence was 76.5%. The prevalence increased with age and was higher in individuals living in towns with less than 10,000 inhabitants.
Mots-clés Pascal : Hépatite virale A, Virose, Infection, Sérologie, Virus hépatite A, Picornaviridae, Virus, Anticorps, Epidémiologie, Prévalence, Homme, Espagne, Europe, Appareil digestif pathologie, Foie pathologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Viral hepatitis A, Viral disease, Infection, Serology, Hepatitis A virus, Picornaviridae, Virus, Antibody, Epidemiology, Prevalence, Human, Spain, Europe, Digestive diseases, Hepatic disease
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Cote : 97-0432274
Code Inist : 002B05C02G. Création : 19/12/1997.