Published in AIDS Weekly, June 26th, 2006
Study 1: HIV-1/HTLV-II coinfection is associated with greater immunodeficiency.
According to a recently published report from Mexico, "The HTLV-II infection has been reported in patients with HIV infection as often in asymptomatic as those with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
"The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of HTLV-II infection in a group of patients infected by HIV in our region, as well as determining the risk factors associated with HTLV-II transmission in this group of patients and its impact on the clinical...
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