Congenital Human Immunodeficiency Virus

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Congenital Human Immunodeficiency Virus

The pathogenesis of HIV infection and the progression from infection to AIDS vary significantly between exposed individuals. Infection occurs after the virus, which has macrophage (M)- and T lymphocyte (T)-tropic strains and more than 12 subtypes, survives an array of nonspecific, nongenetic environmental and host factors.
 

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The terms "Congenital Human Immunodeficiency Virus" returned 6 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Congenital toxoplasmosis transmitted by human immunodeficiency-virus infected women.
 

Author(s): Kátia Martins Lopes de Azevedo, Sérgio Setúbal, Vania Gloria Silami Lopes, Luiz Antônio Bastos Camacho, Solange Artimos de Oliveira

Journal: Braz J Infect Dis. ;14(2):186-9.

 

We report the occurrence of congenital toxoplasmosis in three infants born to HIV infected women who had high anti-toxoplasma IgG and negative IgM during pregnancy. We briefly reviewed available literature and discussed the possible transmission mechanisms of congenital toxoplasmosis ...

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2010

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Prevalence of congenital cardiovascular malformations in children of human immunodeficiency virus-infected women: the prospective P2C2 HIV Multicenter Study. P2C2 HIV Study Group, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland.
 

Author(s): W W Lai, S E Lipshultz, K A Easley, T J Starc, S E Drant, J T Bricker, S D Colan, D S Moodie, G Sopko, S Kaplan

Journal: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.. 1998 Nov;32(6):1749-55.

 

The purpose of the study was to assess the effects of maternal HIV-1 (human immunodeficiency virus) infection and vertically transmitted HIV-1 infection on the prevalence of congenital cardiovascular malformations in children.

Last Updated: 16 Dec 1998

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Effect of low- and intermediate-purity clotting factor therapy on progression of human immunodeficiency virus infection in congenital clotting disorders. Transfusion Safety Study Group.
 

Author(s): G F Gjerset, M C Pike, J W Mosley, J Hassett, M A Fletcher, E Donegan, J W Parker, R B Counts, Y Zhou, C K Kasper

Journal: Blood. 1994 Sep;84(5):1666-71.

 

Low- and intermediate-purity clotting-factor therapies are believed to accelerate human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) progression in hemophiliacs through adverse immune effects of the other plasma proteins in the preparations. To investigate this postulate, we evaluated data from six ...

Last Updated: 28 Sep 1994

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Auto-immunity and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension; HIV Infection; Congenital Heart Defect; Systemic Sclerosis; Connective Tissue Disease

 

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2014

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CD34+ Stem Cell Selection for Patients Receiving Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation for Non-Malignant Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bone Marrow Failure Syndrome; Severe Aplastic Anemia; Severe Congenital Neutropenia; Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia; Diamond-Blackfan Anemia; Schwachman Diamond Syndrome; Primary Immunodeficiency Syndromes; Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndromes; Histiocytic Syndrome; Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphocytosis; Lymphohistiocytosis; Macrophage Activation Syndrome; Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH); Hemoglobinopathies; Sickle Cell Disease; Sickle Cell-beta-thalassemia

 

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2013

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Antiretroviral Pregnancy Registry (APR)-Risk of Birth Defects
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infection, Human Immunodeficiency Virus

 

Last Updated: 31 Jul 2013

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