HIV, cutaneous larva migrans and fever

S. Veraldi, M. C. Persico

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Abstract

The authors describe two cases of cutaneous larva migrans associated with fever in two HIV-positive patients. Laboratory and instrumental examinations allowed to exclusion of other possible causes of fever. The presence of fever in patients with cutaneous larva migrans might represent a marker of HIV infection.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)433-434
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Journal of STD and AIDS
Volume18
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 2007

Keywords

  • Albendazole
  • Cutaneous larva migrans
  • Fever
  • HIV

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • Dermatology
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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