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Association of HIV infection and Mycobacterium ulcerans disease in Benin [research letter]

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dc.contributor.author Johnson, R. C. en_US
dc.contributor.author Nackers, F. en_US
dc.contributor.author Glynn, J. R. en_US
dc.contributor.author de Biurrun Bakedano, E. en_US
dc.contributor.author Zinsou, C. en_US
dc.contributor.author Aguiar, J. en_US
dc.contributor.author Tonglet, R. en_US
dc.contributor.author Portaels, F. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2008-06-23T08:20:43Z
dc.date.available 2008-06-23T08:20:43Z
dc.date.issued 2008
dc.identifier.issn 0269-9370
dc.identifier.doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.Ob013e328f7690a
dc.identifier.other ITG-M4B en_US
dc.identifier.other ITG-MLA en_US
dc.identifier.other MICRO en_US
dc.identifier.other U-MYCOB en_US
dc.identifier.other JIF en_US
dc.identifier.other DOI en_US
dc.identifier.other ABSTRACT en_US
dc.identifier.other UPD4 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10390/2297
dc.description Not the final published version
dc.description.abstract We investigated the association between Buruli ulcer and HIV by comparing the HIV-1/2 seroprevalence in a series of 426 Buruli ulcer patients and a sample of 613 residents of southern Benin. The overall HIV prevalence was 2.6% (11/426) among patients and 0.3% among controls (2/613), giving an odds ratio for the association between HIV and Buruli ulcer of 8.1 (95% confidence interval = 1.8-75; P = 0.003). en_US
dc.language English en_US
dc.publisher Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
dc.subject Co-infections en_US
dc.subject Viral diseases en_US
dc.subject HIV en_US
dc.subject AIDS en_US
dc.subject Bacterial diseases en_US
dc.subject Buruli ulcer en_US
dc.subject Mycobacterium ulcerans en_US
dc.subject Disease interactions en_US
dc.subject Benin en_US
dc.subject Africa, West en_US
dc.title Association of HIV infection and Mycobacterium ulcerans disease in Benin [research letter] en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.citation.issue 7 en_US
dc.citation.jtitle AIDS en_US
dc.citation.volume 22 en_US
dc.citation.pages 901-903 en_US
dc.publisher.place Philadelphia
dc.identifier.pmid http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18427211
dc.citation.jabbreviation AIDS en_US


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