Seroepidemiology of Helicobacter pylori and Hepatitis A Virus and the Mode of Transmission of Infection: A 9-Year Cohort Study in Rural Japan

Malaty, Hoda M.; Tanaka, Eiji; Kumagai, Toshiko; Ota, Hiroyoshi; Kiyosawa, Kendo; Graham, David Y.; Katsuyama, Tsutomu
October 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;10/15/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p1067
Academic Journal
Compares the seroepidemiologic patterns of helicobacter pylori and hepatitis A virus infections in the rural areas in Japan. Improvements in hygienic practices; Measurement of the levels of unabsorbed anti-Helicobacter pylori immunoglobulin-G; Risk factor for hepatitis A virus infection.


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