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Subclinical mastitis, cell-associated HIV-1 shedding in breast milk, and breast-feeding transmission of HIV-1

Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes : JAIDS

Nov 29, 2007

Serpil KantarciEduardo Villamor

Abstract

Mastitis has been identified as a risk factor for mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV-1 through breast-feeding. It is unclear whether this association is mediated by increased cell-free virus (CFV) versus cell-associated virus (CAV) HIV shedding in breast milk. We examined the ri...read more

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Maternal-Fetal Infection Transmission
Vitamin A
Inflammation of Non-human Mammary Gland
Viral Shedding
Potassium
HIV Infections
CD4 Count Determination Procedure
Leukocytes
Specimen Collection
Milk, Human
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Subclinical mastitis, cell-associated HIV-1 shedding in breast milk, and breast-feeding transmission of HIV-1

Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes : JAIDS

Nov 29, 2007

Serpil KantarciEduardo Villamor

PMID: 18043320

DOI: 10.1097/qai.0b013e31815b2db2

Abstract

Mastitis has been identified as a risk factor for mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV-1 through breast-feeding. It is unclear whether this association is mediated by increased cell-free virus (CFV) versus cell-associated virus (CAV) HIV shedding in breast milk. We examined the ri...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Maternal-Fetal Infection Transmission
Vitamin A
Inflammation of Non-human Mammary Gland
Viral Shedding
Potassium
HIV Infections
CD4 Count Determination Procedure
Leukocytes
Specimen Collection
Milk, Human

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