HIV and aging.

  title={HIV and aging.},
  author={Sanjiv Shah and Donna Mildvan},
  journal={Current infectious disease reports},
  volume={8 3},
Approximately one in five individuals living with HIV infection in the United States is 50 years of age or older. This proportion continues to increase as HIV incidence remains stable and potent antiretroviral therapy has reduced the morbidity and mortality associated with HIV infection. Newly identified HIV-seropositive older individuals are proportionately more likely than younger persons to have AIDS at the time of diagnosis. Clinicians have to think about the possibility of HIV infection in… CONTINUE READING


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