Risk of HIV transmission is raised by high viral load presence of genital ulcers.

  title={Risk of HIV transmission is raised by high viral load presence of genital ulcers.},
  author={Dore Hollander},
  journal={International Family Planning Perspectives},
  • D. Hollander
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • Medicine
  • International Family Planning Perspectives
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