An unexpected diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus-2 infection in an overseas visitor: a case report

@inproceedings{Sohail2017AnUD,
  title={An unexpected diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus-2 infection in an overseas visitor: a case report},
  author={Asma Sohail and Lyndal Van Leer and Natasha Elizabeth Holmes},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2017}
}
Human immunodeficiency virus 2 infection is endemic in West Africa but is also found in parts of Europe, North and South America, and India where it is thought to have been introduced secondary to migration and commercial trade ties. It is less common than Human immunodeficiency virus 1, with differences in pathogenicity, lower rates of transmission, longer asymptomatic period and slower progression to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Human immunodeficiency virus 2 is also associated with… CONTINUE READING
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