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Sunday, 16 September 2018

Egypt launches nationwide Hepatitis C survey in October

Egypt will run a nationwide screening from October to April 2019 to detect and treat Hepatitis C patients, according to an Ittihadiya statement. The program was announced last February and aims to rid Egypt of Hepatitis C by 2020. The program, which has received funding from United Nations World Health Organization, aims to identify around 50 mn patients.

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