Autochthonous hepatitis E in southwest England

Barton, Anna L.
September 2008
Annals of Clinical Biochemistry;Sep2008, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p534
Academic Journal
The article cites a research study led by H.R. Dalton and colleagues on autochthonous hepatitis E in southwest England that was published in the "Journal of Viral Hepatitis." Dalton et al. identified hepatitis E cases by testing of blood samples from patients with unexplained hepatic illness. A detailed questionnaire including information on travel, location of dwelling, dietary history and details of contact with animals was also completed by the patients.


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