PP-160 Seroprevalence of hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus in blood donors of North-Western Pakistan

S. Zaman Safi, R. Kosar, I. Safi
2010 International Journal of Infectious Diseases  
Abstracts, 4th DICID (febrile, stomachache and abdominal distention) and physical signs (Abdominal tenderness/round pain) in these two groups were observed before treatment and two weeks after treatment. Ascites WBC and PMN, serum endotoxin level and ALT, TBil, ALB level were detected at the same time. Difference of the aboved index were compared in these two groups. Results: Abdominal distention and serum endotoxin level in the study group decreased more than those of control group (c 2 =
more » ... l group (c 2 = 4.464, P = 0.031; t = 3.150, P = 0.018). The total effective rate of study group (87.5%, 28/32) is superior to that of control group (70.6%, 24/34), c 2 = 4.011, P = 0.048. The decrease level of ALT in study group were higher than that of the control group (t = 3.007, P = 0.029). Conclusion: Xuebijing injection could enhance the effect of conventional combined therapy and improve liver inflammation of the LC patients with SBP. PP-159 Non consensual sex and HIV prevention: a case study of the city of Johannesburg
doi:10.1016/s1201-9712(10)60228-7 fatcat:tvacbr45ebbn7g37bfiyzbnaae