Prevalence of hepatitis in early syphilis among an HIV cohort.

  title={Prevalence of hepatitis in early syphilis among an HIV cohort.},
  author={Kaveh Manavi and Divya Dhasmana and Robert Cramb},
  journal={International journal of STD & AIDS},
  volume={23 8},
To investigate the prevalence of syphilitic hepatitis among a group of HIV-infected patients we performed a cross-sectional observational study of consecutive HIV-infected patients with early syphilis attending University Hospital Birmingham between 1 January 2005 and 31 August 2008. The AIDS Clinical Trials Group grading for abnormal liver enzymes was used to identify hepatitis. A total of 62 HIV-infected patients were diagnosed with early syphilis during the study period. Twelve (19.3%) of… CONTINUE READING

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