Hepatitis C virus and HIV co-infection among pregnant women in Rwanda

BMC Infectious Diseases
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Research article
Hepatitis C virus and HIV co-infection among pregnant women in Rwanda
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a pandemic causing disease; more than 185 million people are infected worldwide. An HCV antibody (Ab) prevalence of 6.0% was estimated in Central African countries. The study aimed at providing HCV prevalence estimates among pregnant women in Rwanda.
Mwumvaneza Mutagoma, Helene Balisanga, Dieudonné Sebuhoro, Aimable Mbituyumuremyi, Eric Remera, Samuel S. Malamba, David J. Riedel and Sabin Nsanzimana
BMC Infectious Diseases 2017 17:167
Published on: 22 February 2017
2017