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This hypersensitivity reaction may be secondary to medications, infection, collagen-vascular disorders, or an underlying malignancy. When it is localized to the skin, prognosis is excellent.

Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome is seen in some HIV-infected patients soon after initiation of antiretroviral therapy. The syndrome can "unmask" dormant opportunistic infections or aggravate existing infections.

A newly published study examines whether kidney transplant in eligible patients with HIV confers improved survival over renal replacement therapy. Results, here.

Long-term highly-active antiretroviral therapy can be associated with disturbing morphologic and metabolic changes. Nevaripine is added to three HAART regimens in this study to evaluate any mitigating effects.

raynaud phenomenon

The key diagnostic clue: it looks like she tried to wipe grease off her hands, but didn’t succeed.

What does a broken “clock gene” have to do with Alzheimer disease? Does shift work cause heart disease? Who shouldn’t be given Zolpidem for sleep? Nocturnal problems from A to Z fill round 3 of our Sleep Disorders quiz.

The older the age at which self-reported sleep disturbance was indicated, a Swedish study found, the higher the risk of Alzheimer dementia.

A 58-year-old man asks about this painless lesion on his left third digit. It does not itch, burn, or sting and there are no other similar lesions. He had a history of basal cell carcinoma on the arm and several more recent actinic keratoses on his scalp. What’s your diagnosis?

Does this patient need IV PPI, pRBCs, or maybe TLC for now?

Here’s a quiz about enterovirus, PFO, diastematomyelia, the depression/asthma connection, and an HIV complication. Can you answer the 5 questions correctly?

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