Selected abstracts on diagnosis and treatment of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, International Cancer Research Data Bank, National Cancer Institute in [Bethesda, M.D.?] .
Written in English


  • AIDS (Disease) -- Abstracts.

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Other titlesDiagnosis and treatment of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
StatementEvan M. Hersh, consulting reviewer.
SeriesOncology overview
ContributionsHersh, Evan M., National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 71, 27, 6 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15299502M

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Background Treatment with low-dose amphotericin B ( mg per kilogram of body weight per day) or oral azole therapy in patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and . This chapter concerns the definition, diagnosis, causes, and evaluation of hyperglycemia, diabetes, and related conditions (e.g., the metabolic syndrome). Emphasis is placed on the broad causes of diabetes that range from the common conditions of type 1 and type 2 . Morgan WM, Curran JW. Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: current and future trends. Public Health Rep. Sep-Oct; (5)– [PMC free article] Norman C. Sex and needles, not insects and pigs, spread AIDS in Florida town. Science. Oct 24; ()– Parmet WE. AIDS and the limits of discrimination law. AIDS stands for "acquired immunodeficiency syndrome."; AIDS is an advanced stage of infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (). HIV usually spreads from person to person through contact with infected sexual secretions or blood.; People with AIDS have weakened immune systems that make them vulnerable to medical conditions and infections.; For people infected with HIV, the risk of.

More than million people died of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) throughout the world in , and prevention and control of AIDS/human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) remain challenging. It has been reported that there were 34 million HIV-infected people worldwide in The AIDS/HIV epidemic has worsened in China in recent years. Print book: Elementary and junior high school: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Examines the causes, symptoms, and effects of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), as well as methods of prevention and treatment.   The Primary Immune Deficiency Treatment Consortium (PIDTC) is a team of doctors, nurses, research coordinators, and research labs throughout the U.S., working together to improve the lives of people with severe combined immunodeficiency, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and chronic granulomatous disease through research. The Primary Immune Deficiency. AIDS and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in the United States: Update. INTRODUCTION. National surveillance of life-threatening diseases associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, including acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), remains an essential indicator of the course of the HIV epidemic.