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The Frequency of HBsAg and HBsAb Positive in Hospitalized Children and Preschool Children in Kindegarten From Busan Area.

Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1984;27(1):61-67.
Published online January 31, 1984.
The Frequency of HBsAg and HBsAb Positive in Hospitalized Children and Preschool Children in Kindegarten From Busan Area.
Kew Keun Hwang, Won Kyung Kim, Kyung Tae Kim, Jung Hee Lee
Department of Pediatrics, St. Benedict Hospital, Busan, Korea
부산지방 소아입원환아 및 유치원아의 간염 요항원과 항체의 출현빈도
황규근, 김원경, 김경태, 이정희
부산성분도병원 소아과
Abstract
The authors evaluated HBsAg and Anti-HBs on 434 cases who were admitted to pediatric ward of St. Benedict Hospital and HBsAg on 656 cases of 6 kindegartens in Busan area from January to April in 1983. The results were as follows. 1)Among 434 cases of hospitalized children (male; 256, female; 178), 24(5.53%) were HBsAg positive and 13(2.98%) were HBsAb positive. 2)Among 656 case s of 6 kindegartens(male; 340, female; 316), 36(5.50%) were HBsAg positive. 3) In the cases of HBsAg positive of hospitalized, 15(5.86%) were male and 9(5.05%) were female. In the HBsAg positive of kindegartens, 23(6.76%) were male and 13(4.11%) were female. By sex distribution, the occurrence of HBsAg positive was slightly higher in male than in female. 4) By age distribution of hospitalized children, HBsAg positive rates under 1 yr age group was 2.08%(3 cases), for 1~4 yr group was 4.85%(8 cases), for 5~8 yrgroup was 10.53%(6 cases), for 9~12 yr group was 10.71%(6 cases), and for over 13 yr group was 8.33%(1 case).
Key Words: Positive rate of HBsAg, Anti-HBs, Hepatitis B


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