Which conditions are associated with a high index of suspicion for pediatric HIV infection?

Updated: Mar 05, 2020
  • Author: Delia M Rivera, MD; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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Immunodeficiency should be suspected in individuals with recurrent bacterial infections (especially invasive infections, eg, bacteremia, meningitis, and pneumonia) and in those with unusual infections, such as those caused by the Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex (MAC).


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