HIV Shedding from Male Circumcision Wounds in HIV-Infected Men: A Prospective Cohort Study

BACKGROUND A randomized trial of voluntary medical male circumcision (MC) of HIV-infected men reported increased HIV transmission to female partners among men who resumed sexual intercourse prior to wound healing. We conducted a prospective observational study to assess penile HIV shedding after MC. METHODS AND FINDINGS HIV shedding was evaluated among… CONTINUE READING