Acute HIV infection: a misleading presentation.

  title={Acute HIV infection: a misleading presentation.},
  author={Marco Gentile and Francesco Baldini and A. R. Garbuglia and Maria Rosaria Sciarrone and Susanna Grisetti and Maria Letizia Giancola},
  journal={International journal of STD & AIDS},
  volume={22 12},
Detecting acute HIV infection is important, but often the infection is difficult to recognize. We report the case of a 23-year-old man with persistent genital ulceration; all microbiological examinations from the ulcers were negative. HIV-1/2 antibodies were positive, but the HIV-1 Western blot (WB) was indeterminate and HIV-1 p24 antigen was persistently… CONTINUE READING