Helminth infection is not associated with faster progression of HIV disease in coinfected adults in Uganda.

@article{Brown2004HelminthII,
  title={Helminth infection is not associated with faster progression of HIV disease in coinfected adults in Uganda.},
  author={Michael Brown and Moses Kizza and Christine Watera and Maria A. Quigley and Samantha Rowland and Peter M. Hughes and James A G Whitworth and Alison M Elliott},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={2004},
  volume={190 10},
  pages={1869-79}
}
BACKGROUND We studied a cohort of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected adults in Uganda who were not receiving antiretroviral therapy, to explore the impact of helminths on HIV progression in areas where antiretrovirals are not available. METHODS A total of 663 patients were screened for helminths, treated presumptively with albendazole and… CONTINUE READING