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Confronting AIDS in older adults.


N J Med. 1997 Nov;94(11):39-41. Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE

A 57-year-old corporate executive, married with three grown children, began suffering from severe flu-like symptoms and weight loss. Hospitalized for a week, he was tested for chronic fatigue syndrome and mononucleosis. Finally, with no change in his symptoms, his physician recommended an HIV test. The results were positive.

*Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome/DIAGNOSIS


Information in this article was accurate in March 30, 1998. The state of the art may have changed since the publication date. This material is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between you and your doctor. Always discuss treatment options with a doctor who specializes in treating HIV.