Posted by: APO | 27 July 2022

91 million Africans infected with Hepatitis B or C

More than 91 million Africans live with Hepatitis B or C, which are the deadliest strains of the virus, according to a World Health Organization (WHO) scorecard that launched today – ahead of tomorrow’s World Hepatitis Day. The Viral Hepatitis Scorecard 2021 looks at data from the African region but focuses on Hepatitis B and C, both of which cause liver cirrhosis and cancer. It found that in… Read more on https://who-africa.africa-newsroom.com/press/91-million-africans-infected-with-hepatitis-b-or-c?lang=en


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