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AIDS Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 961510, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/961510
Clinical Study

Influence of Age and Neurotoxic HAART Use on Frequency of HIV Sensory Neuropathy

1Department of Medicine, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Lagos State, Nigeria
2Department of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Lagos State, Nigeria
3College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi-araba, Lagos State, Nigeria

Received 12 January 2012; Accepted 20 February 2012

Academic Editor: Guido Poli

Copyright © 2012 Olajumoke Oshinaike et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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