Lack of Evidence of Transmission of HIV-1 to Family Contacts of H1V-1 Infected Children

@article{Courville1998LackOE,
  title={Lack of Evidence of Transmission of HIV-1 to Family Contacts of H1V-1 Infected Children},
  author={Teresa Courville and Blake Caldwell and Philip Alfred Brunell},
  journal={Clinical Pediatrics},
  year={1998},
  volume={37},
  pages={175 - 178}
}
Although a number of studies have documented that casual household contact does not result in the transmission of HIV, isolated cases of person-to-person transmission have been reported. We report a study of household transmission in which the families were unaware the children were infected with HIV and thus took no precautions to prevent transmission. Twenty-two family members of nine transfusion-associated HlV-infected children were studied for transmission of HIV in house-holds. There was a… 
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