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By Nancy E. Lane (auth.), Nancy E. Lane (eds.)

In Aids hypersensitive reaction and Rheumatology, scientific specialists survey the newest info to be had at the key rheumatic and allergic concerns that physicians face in treating the HIV-infected sufferer. Their articles specialize in the rheumatologic and dermatologic manifestations of HIV-1 an infection, which come with arthritis, myopathies, vasculitis, sicca syndrome, different autoimmune phenomena, and psoriasis. in addition they learn the query of allergy symptoms in HIV sufferers, together with drug allergy, with designated realization given to adversarial reactions to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, the main often prescribed anti-infective. functional suggestion for the prognosis and therapy of those difficulties is given in complete.

Aids allergic reaction and Rheumatology bargains physicians a finished advisor to the analysis and remedy of the allergic, immunologic, and rheumatic problems in HIV sufferers. Authoritative and practice-oriented, the e-book is destined to turn into a typical source for all these treating AIDS sufferers today.

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1995), Ann. NY Acad. Sci. 764,509-518. Rheumatologic Manifestations of HIV Infections Brian R. Kaye Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, CA; and The Arthritis Center Medical Group, 3010 Colby Street, Suite 118, Berkeley, CA 94705 Introduction The clinical manifestations of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections are myriad. Musculoskeletal problems plague up to 72% ofHIV-infected individuals (1). Rheumatologic complications can occur at any time during the course of HIV disease, and such rheumatologic conditions as Reiter's syndrome, psoriatic arthritis, polymyositis, and necrotizing vasculitis may sometimes be the first clinical clue to the presence of HIV infection (2).

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