Which STDs are evaluated in patients with newly diagnosed HIV infection?

Updated: Jul 01, 2019
  • Author: Nicholas John Bennett, MBBCh, PhD, MA(Cantab), FAAP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Rapid amplification testing is used to evaluate for gonococcal infection and chlamydia in cases of sexual HIV transmission. Pelvic examination is performed in females (with wet mount for trichomoniasis).


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