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- Criteria for the Reactive Airways Dysfunction Syndrome (RADS)
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|1993 Revised Classification System for HIV Infection and Expanded AIDS Surveillance Case Definition for Adolescents and Adults|
|Written by G. Firman MD|
|Thursday, 19 February 2009 10:29|
PGL, progressive generalized lymphadenopathy.
Clinical Categories of HIV Infection
Category A: Consists of one or more of the conditions listed below in an adolescent or adult (>13 years) with documented HIV infection.
Conditions listed in categories B and C must not have occurred.
Category B: Consists of symptomatic conditions in an HIV-infected adolescent or adult that are not included among conditions listed in clinical category C and that meet at least one of the following criteria: (1) The conditions are attributed to HIV infection or are indicative of a defect in cell-mediated immunity; or (2) the conditions are considered by physicians to have a clinical course or to require management that is complicated by HIV infection. Examples include, but are not limited to, the following:
Category C: Conditions listed in the AIDS surveillance case definition.
Created: Mar 26, 2007
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