HIV type 1 infection is a risk factor for mortality in hospitalized Zambian children with measles.

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BACKGROUND Measles remains a significant cause of vaccine-preventable mortality in sub-Saharan Africa, yet few studies have investigated risk factors for measles mortality in regions of high human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) prevalence. METHODS Between January 1998 and July 2003, children with clinically diagnosed measles who were hospitalized… (More)
DOI: 10.1086/526525

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