HIV seroprevalence in various high risk groups at Jaipur
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Narayan R, Mathur D, Bhargava R, Agarwa. HIV seroprevalence in various high risk groups at Jaipur. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1994;60:262-265
Abstract100 patients of STD were subjected to HIV testing and this included cases of genital warts, chancroid, shyphilis, genital herpes, balanoposthitis and gonorrhoea. 5% cases were positive for antibodies by ELISA/particle agglutination test and all were confirmed by W.B. test. 25 prostitutes showed 28% positivity for antibodies to HIV. This is an alarming fact and more stress for HIV positivity to be given in STD patients and prostitutes.