Rape and HIV/AIDS in Rwanda

  title={Rape and HIV/AIDS in Rwanda},
  author={P Donovan},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • P. Donovan
  • Published 1 December 2002
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet

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1. The Myth of Child Rape as a Cure for HIV/AIDS in Transkei

  • B. Meel
  • Medicine
    Medicine, science, and the law
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A victim of rape, a nine-year old female child who was brought to the Umtata General Hospital, a victim of the mistaken belief that sex with a virgin will cure an HIV-infected person or AIDS sufferer of his illness.