HIV positive


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HIV positive


adj.
(of a person) diagnosed by a test as being infected with HIV.
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Recent developments in the management of HIV have made it possible for HIV positive people to marry each other or marry HIV negative people and still have healthy children.
Results: The incidence of poor wound healing and incision infection in HIV positive group was higher than that in HIV negative group, but there were no significant differences between the two groups (p>0.
10- year- old Raman Arya studying in a government schools allegedly faces discrimination from his teachers and administration just because he is HIV positive.
The absolute majority of the new cases are contracted from people who are unaware that they are HIV positive.
Creating a science-based pathway for medical research to proceed may potentially allow for transplants between individuals with HIV, giving HIV positive transplant patients a whole new lease on life while also helping to ease the strain on our entire organ transplant system and save health care dollars," Congresswoman Capps, a registered nurse, said.
Young and others found no major complications on a small series of HIV positive patients undergoing spinal surgery.
Other women were led to believe it was necessary to be sterilised because they were HIV positive or that HIV positive women are unable to have healthy children.
There are no confirmed statistics for HIV positive cases in the state but some estimates put the number at 25,000.
Earlier this year WORLD received an invitation from Professor Salomonsen to work with HIV positive women leaders in the community to launch their own HIV U.
The World Health Organization announces that its "3 x 5" initiative-begun in 2003 to get 3 million HIV positive people in poor nations on antiretroviral therapy by the end of 2005--will not reach its target.
Of patients for whom HIV status information was available, nearly all were HIV positive (n = 30/32).