Sex, Drugs, and Hepatitis C Virus

Hahn, Judith A.
June 2007
Journal of Infectious Diseases;6/1/2007, Vol. 195 Issue 11, p1556
Academic Journal
The article presents the author's views related to the transmission of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) with reference to sexual intercourse and drug abuse. The author comments that the conflicting data about sexual transmission given in an article on transmission of Hepatitis C Virus published in the issue shows the difficulties in studying this phenomenon. According to the author, the remarkable challenge in studying sexual transmission of HCV is related to the inability to report injection drug uses.


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