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Effect of HIV infection on growth and bone density in peripubertal children under antiretroviral therapy

Effect of HIV infection on growth and bone density in peripubertal children under antiretroviral therapy

As reported in The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health 2021, a cross-sectional study from the IMVASK cohort enrolled and investigated human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected children who were previously treated with antiretroviral therapy (ART) for at least 2 years, and were compared against children of the same age without HIV.

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No difference in kidney transplantation outcomes for HIV-positive recipients regardless of donor HIV status

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has been transformed into a chronic disease to the successful introduction of antiretroviral therapy (ART), and people living with HIV (PWH) now experience morbidity from other chronic conditions, such as kidney, liver, and heart disease.