TITLE

Agenda

PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
Advocate;4/18/95, Issue 679, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that about 33 percent of people in the United States tested for HIV antibodies were tested at a publicly funded clinic.
ACCESSION #
9601182366

 

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