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ENT manifestations of AIDS 

ENT manifestations of AIDS
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ENT manifestations of AIDS
Author(s):

Rogan Corbridge

and Nicholas Steventon

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550791.003.22
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date: 18 December 2018

Overview of AIDS 352

Specific ENT problems 354

Virus transmitted by sexual contact (70%), needle sharing, and blood products

Caused by a lentivirus—retrovirus subgroup

Affinity for CD4 cells

Enters cells by binding to CD4

Replicates by using reverse transcriptase

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