Seroprevalence predictors and estimated incidence of maternal and neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus type 2 infection in semi urban women in Kilifi Kenya
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.
BMC Infect. Dis.
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Nyiro JU, Sanders EJ, Ngetsa C, Wale S, Awuondo K, Bukusi E, Price MA, Amornkul PN, Nokes DJ
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