Oral manifestations of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients in Taiwan.

@article{Chiang1998OralMO,
  title={Oral manifestations of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients in Taiwan.},
  author={Chung-kuang Chiang and L. H. Chueh and Sangwon KoandJenshan Lin and Michael Ming Yu Chen},
  journal={Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi},
  year={1998},
  volume={97 9},
  pages={
          600-5
        }
}
To understand the characteristic clinical features of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-related oral lesions and determine the prevalence of various oral lesions in HIV-infected patients in Taiwan, we conducted a cross-sectional study of 207 HIV-infected patients at the Taipei Municipal Institute for Venereal Disease Control. Overall, 108 (52.2%) patients had at least one oral lesion. The most common oral manifestation of HIV infection among these 207 patients was oral hairy leukoplakia (OHL… CONTINUE READING