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By Lincoln C. Chen, Jaime Sepulveda Amor, Sheldon J. Segal

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Over the previous decade, the AIDS pandemic has propagated so commonly and exerted this sort of dev­ astating impression that one may well competently ask the query, Why no longer focus all AIDS efforts on ailment keep watch over on my own? Why hyperlink AIDS with women's reproductive future health? what's the clinical foundation for this linkage? and the way may perhaps reduction~ keep an eye on and women's well-being pursuits be promot­ ed concurrently? those questions represent the relevant subject matters addressed during this monograph. The 15 chapters during this quantity are meant to supply state of the art reports of key interac­ tions among AIDS and women's reproductive health and wellbeing for an viewers of scientists and coverage makers within the AIDS and inhabitants fields. Impetus for this monograph is available in pan from what we understand to be an insufficient worldwide reaction, up to now, to AIDS and women's future health ;>roblems. a typical platform has didn't emerge one of the disparate expert groups operating within the parts of AIDS, STDs, and relations making plans. accordingly, endeavors in those fields were remoted, and possibilities for joint motion were neglected. a major and, as but, unharnessed strength exists for energy­ ful interdisciplinary collaborations which may enhance guidelines and courses opposed to those urgent illnesses of humankind.

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6%. Seroconversion generally occurred within six weeks of exposure. 0) for lack of circumcision. The same was true when we separately analyzed men who reported that their recent 37 Table 2. Genital ulcers and lack of circumcision increase risk: of incident HIV-1 infection after prostitute contact (adapted from reference 19). 57. 47. 07. 67. contact with a prostitute was their first ever prostitute experience. (These results are summarized in Table 2). , both infections were probably acquired at the same time.

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