Dyslipidemia among HIV-infected patients

Wiwanitkit, Somsri; Wiwanitkit, Viroj
September 2014
Annals of African Medicine;Sep2014, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p142
Academic Journal
Letter to the Editor
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Prevalence of dyslipidemia among human immunodeficiency virus infected Nigerian" by S Muhammad, M U Sani and BN Okeahialam, published in a 2013 issue.


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