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A total of participants were selected using simple random sampling method. Data was entered and analyzed using SPSS version Bivariate logistic regression and multivariate analysis were conducted to identify risk factors and to control confounding factors for acquiring Hepatitis B virus and HIV.
To reduce the prevalence of these diseases among FCSWs provision of condom, early treatment of genital ulcer, health education on consistent condom utilization and not to have sex during menses, are recommended.
STIs cause significant morbidity and mortality through their impact on sexual, reproductive and child health. STIs include at least 30 bacterial, viral and parasitic pathogens that are transmissible sexually 1, 2. HBV infection occurs all over the world and is estimated that there are more than 2 billion HBV infected people and about million chronic carriers worldwide. There are approximately HBV related deaths each year 7.
On the other hand there were an estimated 34 million people living with HIV worldwide in with 1. Sex work remains an important contributor to HBV and HIV transmission within early, advanced and regressing epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa, and its social and behavioral factors play an important role in the transmission of these diseases 9.
Female sex workers FSW are more prone to HIV and other STIs as well as transmitting them to the public through their clients as they are often in a poor position to negotiate safe sex because of social, economic, cultural and legal factors 4, 10, 11, In Afrca, sex workers have been heavily affected by HIV and other STIs, with levels of infection much higher than those among other groups.