Comparative demographic and autopsy findings in acquired immune deficiency syndrome in two Mexican populations.

@article{Jessurun1990ComparativeDA,
  title={Comparative demographic and autopsy findings in acquired immune deficiency syndrome in two Mexican populations.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Jessurun and Arturo Angeles-{\'A}ngeles and N. Gasman},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes},
  year={1990},
  volume={3 6},
  pages={579-83}
}
In order to identify the characteristics of the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) as it occurs in Mexico, a comparative study of the demographic and pathological findings of the first 58 patients who died of AIDS and were autopsied at two Mexican hospitals, Hospital General de Mexico (HG) and Instituto Nacional de la Nutricion (INN), was performed. The patient population consisted of 52 men and 6 women. Their socioeconomic status (SES) was estimated using the occupational prestige and… CONTINUE READING