Written by Dr. Sangamithra, MBBS | 
Medically Reviewed by Dr. Sunil Shroff, MBBS, MS, FRCS (UK), D. Urol (Lond) on Aug 11, 2020

Latest Publications and Research on AIDS/HIV - Common Opportunistic Infections

Mol. Immunol.    

Comparative analysis of two HIV-1 multiepitope polypeptides for stimulation of immune responses in BALB/c mice.

Kardani K, Hashemi A, Bolhassani A

A licensed vaccine against human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) infection has not become available up to now. Hence, it is more rational to use immu... Read More

Source: PubMed


Med Clin (Barc)  2020 Jan 28  

Incidence of malignancy in a Spanish cohort of patients infected by the human immunodeficiency virus.

Cañas-Ruano E, Martín-Castillo M, Raventós B, Burgos J, Curran A, Navarro J, García J, Suanzes P, Ribera E, Falcó V

A higher incidence of malignancies has been described in patients with HIV infection compared to the general population.... Read More

Source: PubMed

Int. J. Tuberc. Lung Dis.    

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the United States, 2011-2016: patient characteristics and risk factors.

Chen MP, Miramontes R, Kammerer JS

OBJECTIVE: To determine risk factors for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and describe MDR-TB according to three characteristics: previous TB... Read More

Source: PubMed

Reprod Health    

Strategies to facilitate safe sexual practices in adolescents through integrated health systems in selected districts of Zimbabwe: a mixed method study protocol.

Nunu WN, Makhado L, Mabunda JT, Lebese RT

Zimbabwe has the highest teenage pregnancy rate in Sub Saharan Africa. Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS... Read More

Source: PubMed

BMC Public Health    

Prevalence and determinants of recent HIV testing among older persons in rural Uganda: a cross-sectional study.

Wandera SO, Kwagala B, Maniragaba F

There is limited research on HIV testing among older persons in Uganda. The aim of this study was to investigate the socio-demographic determinants of... Read More

Source: PubMed

Comments

tkross Monday, December 21, 2009

hi..my name is dumark,i recently got a black and hard spot on my shoulder and i am scared it cld be KS,its been thr for abt 5 months now,i usually peel off the hard top skin atimes and the lower part bleeds after that...it startd as a very tiny black spot...i dnt knw wht to mk of this given to me by a friend who has been receiving treatments thr,says its real...

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