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Tuberculosis

20 October 2011

Combined treatment for Aids patients

Immediately treating both tuberculosis and the Aids virus works best among patients whose immune systems have suffered the most damage from HIV.

Immediately treating both tuberculosis and the Aids virus works best among patients whose immune systems have suffered the most damage from HIV, according to three studies appearing this week in the New England Journal of Medicine.

In developing countries, tuberculosis is the most frequent cause of death among HIV-infected patients.

 

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