Epidemiology of hepatitis delta virus infection in less developed countries
Características serológicas y epidemiológicas de la hepatitis vírica aguda en la cuenca Amazónica del Brasil
From June 1979 to December 1984 a study was made of the frequency and causes of acute hepatitis, including the fulminant form, in Boca do Acre municipality, in the extreme southwestern corner of the Amazon Basin of Brazil. ...
Epidemiologic and serologic studies of acute viral hepatitis in Brazil's Amazon Basin.
(Pan American Sanitary Bureau, 1987)
To better define the incidence and causes of acute and fulminant hepatitis, the authors studied the prevalence and incidence of hepatitis A virus (HAV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in the area of Boca do Acre, a ...
Hepatitis delta virus infection and Labrea hepatitis. Prevalence and role in fulminant hepatitis in the Amazon Basin
(American Medical Association, 1987)
To define more exactly the epidemiology of delta virus infection and confirm its role in causing fulminant Labrea hepatitis in the Amazon Basin, we studied the prevalence of delta virus infection among persons with acute ...