Consider HIV--testing for HIV and HIV indicator diseases.

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BACKGROUND Since the advent of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) can be considered a treatable condition. In Australia in 2010, 40% of people had their HIV diagnosed late, where late is defined as CD4 <350 cells/mm³ (CD4 normal range = 450-1,500 cells/mm³). This late diagnosis can significantly impact on… (More)

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@article{Bell2013ConsiderHF, title={Consider HIV--testing for HIV and HIV indicator diseases.}, author={Charlotte Bell and Russell G Waddell and Nicola Chynoweth}, journal={Australian family physician}, year={2013}, volume={42 8}, pages={568-71} }