AIDS: aspetti biologici.

Translated title of the contribution: AIDS: biological aspects

L. Minoli, P. Grossi

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Abstract

In June 1981 a new clinical syndrome, now called acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) was first reported by the CDC. This entity has grown to be a pandemic disease with major socioeconomics, political and medical consequences. HIV-induced immunodeficiency infection typically occurs gradually over several years and leads to secondary opportunistic infections and malignancies. Similar features are observed in transplant recipients; the same clinical and diagnostic management is mandatory, but only in transplant complications an effective cure is possible.

Translated title of the contributionAIDS: biological aspects
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)5-12
Number of pages8
JournalRadiologia Medica
Volume87
Issue number5 Suppl 2
Publication statusPublished - May 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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