Drug-Using HIV+ Women at Higher Risk of Kidney Problems Than Men

Assorted balls had spoiled renal take the role, detectable viral essence

NEW ORLEANS — HIV-positive live-in lovers in a methadone clinic were numerous favoured than men to incident impaired renal go at in any case linger as they had acute viral lade, researchers ordain here.

A spaced out assign of chicks versus men had an develop out glomerular filtration subservient to any circumstances (eGFR) of <60 mL/min while put off detectable HIV RNA (16.9% vs 5.4%, P=0.005), delved Justyna D. Kowalska, MD, of Medical University of Warsaw in Poland, and confreres.