Occurrence of oral lesions in relation to clinical and immunological status among HIV-infected adult Tanzanians.

@article{Matee2000OccurrenceOO,
  title={Occurrence of oral lesions in relation to clinical and immunological status among HIV-infected adult Tanzanians.},
  author={Mecky I. N. Matee and Flemming Scheutz and Jeremiah Moshy},
  journal={Oral diseases},
  year={2000},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={106-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the association, if any, between the presence of oral lesions and clinical and immunological status of untreated HIV-infected adults in Tanzania. DESIGN A cross-sectional study. SETTING AIDS Clinical Trial Clinic (ATCC) at Muhimbili Medical Centre in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania. SUBJECTS 192 HIV-infected individuals not receiving treatment; 156 individuals confirmed to be HIV-seronegative acted as a control group. METHODS Examination of oral structures, determination… CONTINUE READING