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New research shows indigenous peoples are much more likely to be infected by hepatitis B and/or C

21:33 EDT 8 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

A new meta-analysis of global hepatitis data—presented at this year's World Indigenous Peoples' Conference on Viral Hepatitis in Anchorage, Alaska, USA (8-9 August)—shows that Indigenous Peoples are up to 10 times more likely to be infected by viral hepatitis than the general population in their respective countries. The analysis is presented by Dr Homie Razavi and Devin Razavi-Shearer, The Polaris Observatory, Lafayette, CO, USA.

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