A large outbreak of Hepatitis E virus genotype 1 infection in an urban setting in Chad likely linked to household level transmission factors, 2016-2017.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619046
Title:
A large outbreak of Hepatitis E virus genotype 1 infection in an urban setting in Chad likely linked to household level transmission factors, 2016-2017.
Authors:
Spina, A; Lenglet, A; Beversluis, D; de Jong, M; Vernier, L; Spencer, C; Andayi, F; Kamau, C; Vollmer, S; Hogema, B; Irwin, A; Ngueremi Yary, R; Mahamat Ali, A; Moussa, A; Alfani, P; Sang, S
Journal:
PLoS One
Abstract:
In September 2016, three acutely jaundiced (AJS) pregnant women were admitted to Am Timan Hospital, eastern Chad. We described the outbreak and conducted a case test-negative study to identify risk factors for this genotype of HEV in an acute outbreak setting.
Publisher:
Public Library of Science
Issue Date:
27-Nov-2017
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619046
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0188240
PubMed ID:
29176816
Submitted date:
2017-12-15
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203
Appears in Collections:
Other Diseases

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dc.contributor.authorSpina, Aen
dc.contributor.authorLenglet, Aen
dc.contributor.authorBeversluis, Den
dc.contributor.authorde Jong, Men
dc.contributor.authorVernier, Len
dc.contributor.authorSpencer, Cen
dc.contributor.authorAndayi, Fen
dc.contributor.authorKamau, Cen
dc.contributor.authorVollmer, Sen
dc.contributor.authorHogema, Ben
dc.contributor.authorIrwin, Aen
dc.contributor.authorNgueremi Yary, Ren
dc.contributor.authorMahamat Ali, Aen
dc.contributor.authorMoussa, Aen
dc.contributor.authorAlfani, Pen
dc.contributor.authorSang, Sen
dc.date.accessioned2017-12-20T23:47:09Z-
dc.date.available2017-12-20T23:47:09Z-
dc.date.issued2017-11-27-
dc.date.submitted2017-12-15-
dc.identifier.citationA large outbreak of Hepatitis E virus genotype 1 infection in an urban setting in Chad likely linked to household level transmission factors, 2016-2017. 2017, 12 (11):e0188240 PLoS ONEen
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid29176816-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0188240-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/619046-
dc.description.abstractIn September 2016, three acutely jaundiced (AJS) pregnant women were admitted to Am Timan Hospital, eastern Chad. We described the outbreak and conducted a case test-negative study to identify risk factors for this genotype of HEV in an acute outbreak setting.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPublic Library of Scienceen
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://www.plosone.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen
dc.subject.meshAdolescenten
dc.subject.meshAdulten
dc.subject.meshChaden
dc.subject.meshChilden
dc.subject.meshChild, Preschoolen
dc.subject.meshCitiesen
dc.subject.meshDisease Outbreaksen
dc.subject.meshFamily Characteristicsen
dc.subject.meshFemaleen
dc.subject.meshGeographyen
dc.subject.meshHepatitis Een
dc.subject.meshHepatitis E virusen
dc.subject.meshHumansen
dc.subject.meshInfanten
dc.subject.meshInfant, Newbornen
dc.subject.meshJaundiceen
dc.subject.meshMaleen
dc.subject.meshRisk Factorsen
dc.subject.meshYoung Adulten
dc.titleA large outbreak of Hepatitis E virus genotype 1 infection in an urban setting in Chad likely linked to household level transmission factors, 2016-2017.en
dc.identifier.journalPLoS Oneen

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