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  1. Blood donor testing for HIV-I/II and HTLV-I/II.

    Article, Communication - En anglais

    College of American Pathologists. Conference. USA, 1993/08/24.

    In 1985, serologic testing became available to screen blood donors for the viruses associated with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome ; these viruses are now called human immunodeficiency viruses I and II.

    In 1989, blood donor screening for other retroviruses, human T-cell lymphotropic viruses I and II, was initiated.

    This article describes the evolution of testing protocols for blood donors for these viruses, disease manifestations associated with seropositivity, the efficacy of donor screening including testing for these retroviruses, and counseling recommendations for positive blood donors with confirmed infection.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Donneur sang, Sérologie, Virus HTLV2, Retroviridae, Virus, Virus HTLV1, Virus immunodéficience humaine, Lentivirinae, Séropositivité, Conseil, Immunopathologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Blood donor, Serology, HTLV-II virus, Retroviridae, Virus, HTLV-I virus, Human immunodeficiency virus, Lentivirinae, Seropositivity, Council, Immunopathology

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0563839

    Code Inist : 002B27D01. Création : 09/06/1995.