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Pregnancy outcome in women infected with HIV-1 receiving combination antiretroviral therapy before versus after conception
Objective: The potential adverse effects of antiretroviral drugs during pregnancy are discrepant and few studies, mostly from Europe, have provided information about pregnancy outcomes of thoseExpand
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Oral manifestations related to immunosuppression degree in HIV-positive children.
Oral manifestations often found in HIV-infected children are frequently the first clinical sign of the infection. This article aims to report the prevalence of oral manifestations in soft tissues andExpand
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Genotypic resistance and HIV-1 subtype in Brazilian children on dual and triple combination therapy.
BACKGROUND Antiretroviral therapy is provided by the Brazilian Ministry of Health to eligible HIV-infected individuals. Based on clinical and immunological classification, the Brazilian guidelinesExpand
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Pregnancy in HIV vertically infected adolescents and young women: a new generation of HIV-exposed infants
Background:Vertically infected individuals are reaching childbearing age and the new generation of HIV-exposed infants is coming to pediatric care. Methods:Chart review of pregnancies among HIVExpand
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Bioavailability of Once- and Twice-Daily Regimens of Didanosine in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Children
ABSTRACT The bioavailability of didanosine at 180 mg/m2 once daily was compared to that at 90 mg/m2 twice daily in 24 children with advanced human immunodeficiency virus infection. Children wereExpand
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Prevalence of oral hairy leukoplakia in 120 pediatric patients infected with HIV-1.
Oral hairy leukoplakia (OHL) is an EBV (Epstein-Barr virus) opportunistic infection found in HIV-infected patients. It is an asymptomatic lesion that has an important prognostic value in AIDS.Expand
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Effect of Prenatal Zidovudine on Disease Progression in Perinatally HIV‐1‐Infected Infants
Objective: To determine the influence of prenatal zidovudine (ZDV) prophylaxis on the course of HIV‐1 infection in children by comparing the clinical outcome of infants born to HIV‐1‐seropositiveExpand
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Growth parameters in HIV-vertically-infected adolescents on antiretroviral therapy in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Abstract Background: Growth failure in HIV-infected children is an important factor in either initiating or changing antiretroviral therapy (ART). This study assesses the impact of HIV infection onExpand
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Expression of APOBEC3G/3F and G-to-A Hypermutation Levels in HIV-1-Infected Children with Different Profiles of Disease Progression
Objective Increasing evidence has accumulated showing the role of APOBEC3G (A3G) and 3F (A3F) in the control of HIV-1 replication and disease progression in humans. However, very few studies haveExpand
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Overview of genotypic and clinical profiles of human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected children in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Although mother-to-child HIV transmission prevention has slowed down pediatric HIV infection in developed countries, large numbers of infants still become infected in developing nations. Data onExpand
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