Table 2

Biological markers of HIV and hepatitis in women (diagnosed through serological tests)

Serological markerNoPositive (%)
*Missing because of insufficient serum for serological tests.
HIV (ELISA)384 0 (0%)
Hepatitis B (HBV)
    Surface antigen (HBsAg)384 14 (3.6)
    Core antibody (anti-HBc)*381188 (49.3)
    Epsilon (e) antigen (HBeAg) 14 4 (28.7)
    Epsilon (e) antibody (anti-Be) 14 8 (57.1)
Hepatitis D (HDV)
    Antigen (HDAg) 14 0
    Antibody (anti-HD) 14 0
Hepatitis C (HCV)
    Antibody (anti-HC)*382 6 (1.6)