PMID: 21627803
Title: Seroprevalence predictors and estimated incidence of maternal and neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus type 2 infection in semi urban women in Kilifi Kenya
Abstract: Herpes Simplex Virus type 2 (HSV-2) has public health importance as a leading cause of genital ulcers, a co-factor in HIV-1 acquisition and transmission and as a cause of neonatal herpes infections. Little is known of its epidemiology and burden in Coastal Kenya.
Date: 1970-08-21
Year: 2011
Journal: BMC Infect. Dis.
PMID Author: Nyiro JU, Sanders EJ, Ngetsa C, Wale S, Awuondo K, Bukusi E, Price MA, Amornkul PN, Nokes DJ
PMC Link #: PMC3123214

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