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Year : 2002  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 40--41

Seroprevalence of anti HCV antibody in and around Cuttack, Orissa

S Mishra, N Chayani, G Sarangi, B Mallick, SB Pati 
 Department of Microbiology, S.C.B. Medical College, Cuttack - 753 007, Orissa, India

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S Mishra
Department of Microbiology, S.C.B. Medical College, Cuttack - 753 007, Orissa
India

One hundred ninety (190) serum samples and 52 control samples consisting of high risk individuals were screened for anti HCV antibody by 3rd generation ELISA test. The prevalence rate was found to be 1.57% in total but it was 2.12% in healthy voluntary blood donors. All were males between the age group of 21 to 40 years. All the control samples were found to be seronegative for anti HCV ab.

How to cite this article:
Mishra S, Chayani N, Sarangi G, Mallick B, Pati S B. Seroprevalence of anti HCV antibody in and around Cuttack, Orissa.Indian J Med Microbiol 2002;20:40-41

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Mishra S, Chayani N, Sarangi G, Mallick B, Pati S B. Seroprevalence of anti HCV antibody in and around Cuttack, Orissa. Indian J Med Microbiol [serial online] 2002 [cited 2020 Jul 7 ];20:40-41
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