Evaluation of the Prevalence of Hepatitis A in Samsun Vicinity


YANIK K., Akbal A. U. , Erdil M., Karadag A., EROĞLU C., Gunaydin M.

VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL, vol.21, pp.23-27, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/vhd.36855
  • Title of Journal : VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.23-27

Abstract

Objective: Acute viral hepatitis A (HAV) infection is a public health issue seen most commonly in childhood in autumn and early winter. In this study, our objective was to search hepatitis A seroprevalence in various age groups, in terms of regional relationship between socioeconomic status and seasonal distribution in our vicinity.