Clinical profile of HIV infection.

  title={Clinical profile of HIV infection.},
  author={Rashid H. Merchant and Jitendra S Oswal and R V Bhagwat and J S Karkare},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  volume={38 3},
OBJECTIVE To study the clinical profile of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in children. DESIGN Prospective. SETTING HIV clinic at a pediatric tertiary care center in an urban metropolis. METHODS From August 1994 onwards, 285 HIV positive children were referred to the HIV clinic. These included those intramural deliveries born to HIV positive mothers, those referred from other centers with a positive HIV ELISA (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) test and those screened… CONTINUE READING