What is the clinical presentation of HIV infection?

Updated: Apr 09, 2019
  • Author: Jason F Okulicz, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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HIV infection manifests in 3 main ways:

  1. An acute viral illness seen in the initial weeks of infection

  2. Immunologically mediated processes related to host responses to chronic viral infection

  3. Opportunistic diseases

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