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|Title:||The incidence of HBV and HCV infection in Australian travelers to Asia.||Austin Authors:||Johnson, Douglas F;Ratnam, Irani;Matchett, Elizabeth;Earnest-Silveria, Linda;Christiansen, Dale;Leder, Karin;Grayson, M Lindsay ;Torresi, Joseph||Affiliation:||Department of Infectious Diseases, Austin Hospital, University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia||Issue Date:||6-May-2013||Publication information:||Journal of Travel Medicine; 20(3): 203-5||Abstract:||We analyzed paired pre- and post-travel sera in a cohort of Australian travelers to Asia and demonstrated the acquisition of hepatitis C virus (HCV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. The incidence density in nonimmune travelers for HCV infection was calculated as 1.8 infections per 10,000 traveler-days and for HBV infection 2.19 per 10,000 traveler-days.||Gov't Doc #:||23577867||URI:||http://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/11736||DOI:||10.1111/jtm.12029||URL:||https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/23577867||Type:||Journal Article||Subjects:||Adult
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