Dilation of the aortic root in children infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1: The Prospective P2C2 HIV Multicenter Study.

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BACKGROUND Vascular lesions have become more evident in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV)-infected patients as the result of earlier diagnosis, improved treatment, and longer survival. Aortic root dilation in HIV-infected children has not previously been described. This study was undertaken to determine the prevalence of aortic root dilation in HIV… (More)

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@article{Lai2001DilationOT, title={Dilation of the aortic root in children infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1: The Prospective P2C2 HIV Multicenter Study.}, author={Wyman W. Lai and Steven D. Colan and Kirk A. Easley and Steven E. Lipshultz and Thomas J. Starc and J. Timothy Bricker and Samuel Kaplan}, journal={American heart journal}, year={2001}, volume={141 4}, pages={661-70} }