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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: [prevalence Of Hbsag, Anti-hbc And Anti-hcv In Blood Donor Candidates At The Campinas Hemocenter].
Author: Gonçales Júnior, F L
Boccato, R S
Pedro, R de J
Papaiordanou, P M
de Souza, C A
Gonçales, N S
Pellegrino Júnior, J
Abstract: Among 29833 donors evaluated we have found a prevalence of 1.52% for HBsAg and 11% for anti-HBc. The co-positivity anti-HBc/anti-HBs in 2783 donors HBsAg negative/anti-HBc positive was 81.9%. The prevalence for HBsAg is low among Campinas donors, while anti-HBc presents high prevalence when compared to that of other countries. The anti-HCV detection in blood donors of Campinas has shown a positivity of 2.6% which is much higher than that of USA and Europe. About 36% of the anti-HCV positive donors are anti-HBc reagent, leading to the conclusion that these two viruses infect simultaneous or sequentially Brazilian blood donors.
Subject: Blood Donors
Brazil
Hepacivirus
Hepatitis Antibodies
Hepatitis B Core Antigens
Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
Hepatitis C Antibodies
Humans
Rights: aberto
Identifier DOI: 
Address: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7506445
Date Issue: -1-Uns- -1
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