Retroviral Syndrome, Acute is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins Antibiotic (ABX) Guide.

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PATHOGENS

  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
    • Acute infection -- virus tropism to GALT (GI tract reticuloendothelial cells) with depletion of 50% of CD4 cells - massive CD4 loss in 3 weeks.

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Last updated: September 23, 2013