52. HIV Infection

  1. Alan D. Irvine MD, FRCPI, FRCP3,4,
  2. Peter H. Hoeger MD5,6 and
  3. Albert C. Yan MD, FAAP, FAAD7,8
  1. Neil S. Prose MD1 and
  2. Coleen K. Cunningham MD2

Published Online: 24 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch52

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

How to Cite

Prose, N. S. and Cunningham, C. K. (2011) HIV Infection, in Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition (eds A. D. Irvine, P. H. Hoeger and A. C. Yan), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch52

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

  2. 4

    Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

  3. 5

    University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

  4. 6

    Catholic Children's Hospital Wilhelmstift, Hamburg, Germany

  5. 7

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 8

    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 3 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405176958

Online ISBN: 9781444345384

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Keywords:

  • HIV infection;
  • human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) - RNA virus, lentivirus family of cytopathic viruses;
  • epidemic of AIDS in children - HIV infection epidemic;
  • paediatric HIV infection - clinical manifestations;
  • opportunistic infections - cell-mediated immunity deterioration;
  • lymphocytic interstitial pneumonitis (LIP) - in 50% of children with AIDS;
  • bacillary angiomatosis, red to purple papules - nodules over skin;
  • viral infections, mucocutaneous infection - with herpes simplex;
  • human papillomavirus (HPV) - and children, immune suppression and warts;
  • Gianotti–Crosti syndrome - in children with HIV infection

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