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World J Gastroenterol. Oct 28, 2010; 16(40): 5042-5046
Published online Oct 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i40.5042
Table 1 Safety of breastfeeding in case of chronic hepatitis B virus infection of mothers
AuthorNo. of infantsPopulationProphylaxisInfected or failed seroconversion to antiHBs
BF (%)FF (%)
Beasley et al[56]147USA, Taiwan (China)No5360NS
Tseng et al[57]170Hong Kong (China)HBIG + Vx76NS
de Martino et al[58]85ItalyVx4.63.2NS
Hill et al[59]369USAHBIG + Vx030.06