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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Steel-Duncan, Julianne C.; Pierre, Russell B. ; Gabay, L. ; Christie, Celia D.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health
Article Title
Nevirapine-Associated Rash in a Jamaican Child with HIV/AIDS
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2004
Volume ID
53
Issue ID
5
Page(s)
356-358
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
Nevirapine is one of the first line antiretroviral agents used in the treatment of HIV/AIDS as well as for prophylaxis against mother-to-child transmission of HIV. As antiretroviral medication becomes more available it is important for physicians to recognize the major clinical toxicities of these medications. We report an HIV-infected infant who developed a rash with systemic symptoms in association with nevirapine administration.....
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