Renal disease in an urban HIV population in the era prior and following the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy.

@article{Bohmart2011RenalDI,
  title={Renal disease in an urban HIV population in the era prior and following the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy.},
  author={Andrew Bohmart and Godfrey C Burns},
  journal={Journal of the National Medical Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={103 6},
  pages={
          513-7
        }
}
Renal disease related to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has been a past and present burden on the HIV positive community, both in the United States and worldwide. Previously, focus has been on the impact of HIV-associated nephropathy (HIVAN) on the black population. This paper presents a large renal biopsy series of 108 HIV patients from an urban setting with early renal dysfunction. The purpose of the paper is to highlight clinical characteristics and epidemiological changes in HIV-related… CONTINUE READING
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