TITLE

Clinical pictures of primary HIV infection presenting as a glandular fever-like illness

AUTHOR(S)
Gaines, Hans; von Sydow, Madeleine; Pehrson, Pehr Olov; Lundergh, Per
PUB. DATE
November 1988
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/26/88, Vol. 297 Issue 6660, p1363
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the clinical picture of primary human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) presenting as glandular fever-like illness among patients. Comparison of changes in laboratory values; Effect of heightened awareness of the typical clinical picture in patients developing primary HIV infection; Diagnosis of primary HIV infection.
ACCESSION #
4911308

 

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