Prevalence of Sexually Transmitted Infections (HIV, HBV, HSV-2 and Syphilis) in pregnant women in Ethiopia: Trends over 10 Years (2005-2014).

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Summary of "Prevalence of Sexually Transmitted Infections (HIV, HBV, HSV-2 and Syphilis) in pregnant women in Ethiopia: Trends over 10 Years (2005-2014)."

We determined the trend in sero-prevalence of the major STIs (HIV, HBV, HSV-2 and Syphilis) over ten years (2005-2014) in pregnant women in Ethiopia.


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Name: International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases
ISSN: 1878-3511


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