Common opportunistic infections - Living with HIV, part 6

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people who are living with HIV about opportunistic infections, or OIs. It defines an OI as an infection that occurs more often in people with weakened immune systems, such as those with HIV, and explains why they occur. The document identifies the twenty most common OIs in the the U.S., listing the medical term for the infection accompanied by a brief explanation.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
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Translation Review:
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Keywords:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, CD4-positive T-lymphocytes, HIV infections, Opportunistic infections
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
5/23/2017
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff and Author/Agency

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