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PATHOGENS

  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
    • Acute infection (known as acute HIV or primary HIV) -- 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: August 3, 2018

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TY - ELEC T1 - Retroviral Syndrome, Acute ID - 540475 A1 - Hoffmann,Christopher,M.D., M.P.H. AU - Bartlett,John,M.D. Y1 - 2018/08/03/ PB - Johns Hopkins ABX Guide UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/view/Johns_Hopkins_ABX_Guide/540475/all/Retroviral_Syndrome__Acute ER -