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Title: HIV infection in patients with tuberculosis in Baghdad [1996-1998]
Authors: Abdul Abbas, A.J.
Al Delami, A.M.
Yousif, T.K.
Issue Date: 2000
Language: English
Abstract: A three-staged prospective study involving 430 patients with tuberculosis was conducted at the Tuberculosis Institute, Baghdad during 1996-98. Of the 430 patients, 270 were males, 370 patients were diagnosed as pulmonary tuberculosis and 60 patients had extrapulmonary tuberculosis. Considering some risk factors for human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] infection, 11 patients had tattoos, 13 were prisoners and 5 were barbers. All the patients were tested for HIV infection and all were negative
Description: 1103-1106
Keywords: Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Subject: HIV Infections
URI: http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/118974
ISSN: 1020-3397
Other Identifiers: http://applications.emro.who.int/emhj/0605_6/EMHJ_2000_6_5-6_1103_1106.pdf
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