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Effect of HIV-1 and increasing immunosuppression on malaria parasitaemia and clinical episodes in adults in rural Uganda: a cohort study.

Authors
  • Whitworth, J
  • Morgan, D
  • Quigley, M
  • Smith, A
  • Mayanja, B
  • Eotu, H
  • Omoding, N
  • Okongo, M
  • Malamba, S
  • Ojwiya, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Lancet
Publisher
Elsevier BV
Publication Date
Sep 23, 2000
Volume
356
Issue
9235
Pages
1051–1056
Identifiers
PMID: 11009139
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

HIV-1 infection is associated with an increased frequency of clinical malaria and parasitaemia. This association tends to become more pronounced with advancing immunosuppression, and could have important public-health implications for sub-Saharan Africa.

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