TITLE

HIV infection with Hodgkin's disease: The virus makes a difference

AUTHOR(S)
McNeil, Caroline
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;06/04/97, Vol. 89 Issue 11, p754
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the association between AIDS and Hodgkin's disease. Risk of cancer in people infected with HIV; Incidence of Hodgkin's disease in HIV cohorts; Differences with Hodgkin's disease with HIV and Hodgkin's disease without HIV. INSET: HIV-associated malignancies, by Charles S. Rabkin..
ACCESSION #
9706203113

 

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