The authors review the epidemiologic and etiopathogenetic aspects of AIDS, in agreement with data published in December by the Center for Disease Control and by the WHO for the U.S., Europe and Italy. Twenty-one patients, with clinical signs of AIDS, undergoing lymph node biopsy, have been analysed (18 LAS-ARC and 3 AIDS) and the role of prophylaxis in the surgical approach to the patient with AIDS or a related syndrome has been underlined.
|Translated title of the contribution||Prognostic surgery in the management of patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and related diseases. Case reports|
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - May 14 1986|
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