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Most adults seek urgent healthcare when acquiring HIV-1 and are frequently treated for malaria in coastal Kenya.

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BACKGROUND: Acute HIV-1 infection (AHI) may present with symptoms for which urgent healthcare is sought. However, little is known about healthcare seeking around the time of HIV-1 seroconversion in sub-Saharan Africa. METHODS: Review of clinical, counselling, treatment and laboratory records of previously HIV-1 seronegative at-risk adults, followed at monthly or 3-monthly visits, who seroconverted and enrolled in an AHI cohort. All HIV-seronegative plasma samples were tested for p24 antigen ...

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Journal:
AIDS (London, England)
Volume:
25
Issue:
9
Pages:
1219-1224
Publication date:
2011-06-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1473-5571
ISSN:
0269-9370
Source identifiers:
134968
Language:
English
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uuid:3e159210-e6a5-442d-ac33-664805e6a3f6
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pubs:134968
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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