Comparison of HBsAg, anti-HCV and anti-HDV positivity in diverse groups Degişik gruplarda HBsAg, anti-HCV ve anti-HDV pozitifliginin karşilaştirilmasi.


DOĞANAY M., Patiroglu T., Utaş C., ÖZBAKIR Ö., ÜNAL A., Utaş S., ...More

Mikrobiyoloji bülteni, vol.27, no.2, pp.107-112, 1993 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1993
  • Journal Name: Mikrobiyoloji bülteni
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.107-112
  • Lokman Hekim University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Three hundred eighty three serum samples obtained from various patient groups and health care personnel were tested for HBsAg, Anti-HCV and Anti-HDV by ELISA technique. Anti-HCV antibodies were found 32.4% of chronic haemodialysis patients, 23% of the patients with chronic viral hepatitis and cirrhosis, 8.3% of health care personnel and less frequently detected in other groups. Anti-HDV antibodies were found 23% of the patients with chronic viral hepatitis and cirrhosis, 2.7% of blood donors, 8.1% of chronic haemodialysis patients and 1.3% of the patients who have malignancy. Anti-HDV antibodies were not detected in other groups.