Published in Blood Weekly, April 28th, 2005
According to recent research published in the journal Digestive Diseases and Sciences, "Since the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), the frequency of opportunistic disorders (ODs) of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients has fallen dramatically.
"We have found, however, that despite the use of HAART, HIV infected patients can still present with GI ODs. To evaluate the prevalence of GI ODs in HIV-infected patients on HAART who were undergoing endoscopic evaluation for GI-related...
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