Persistent B19 parvovirus infection in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1): A treatable cause of anemia in AIDS Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • HIV-1
  • Parvoviridae Infections
  • Red-Cell Aplasia, Pure

abstract

  • The B19 parvovirus is a remediable cause of severe chronic anemia in HIV-infected patients. Recognition of and therapy for parvovirus in this population will avoid erythrocyte transfusion and should prevent transmission of the virus to other persons, including immunosuppressed persons and women of child-bearing age.

publication date

  • December 15, 1990

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 2173460

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 926

end page

  • 33

volume

  • 113

number

  • 12