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AIDS IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY

<i> Research: Tracy Thomas </i>

Patient characteristics for Los Angeles County AIDS cases

ADULTS AND ADOLESCENTS

MALES FEMALES TOTAL Jan. Year Jan. Year Jan. Year Cases to Date Cases to Date Cases to Date Homosexual or Bisexual 178 178 0 0 178 178 Intravenous Drug User 6 6 1 1 7 7 Hemophilia/Coag Disorder 1 1 0 0 1 1 Heterosexual Contact* 1 1 2 2 3 3 Transfusion 2 2 0 0 2 2 None Apparent/Unknown 7 7 1 1 8 8 TOTAL 195 195 4 4 199 199

PEDIATRIC CASES

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MALES FEMALES TOTAL Jan. Year Jan. Year Jan. Year Cases to Date Cases to Date Cases to Date Hemophilia/Coag Disorder 0 0 0 0 0 0 Parent at Risk 1 1 1 1 2 2 Transfusion 0 0 0 0 0 0 None Apparent/Unknown 0 0 -1 0 0 0 TOTAL 1 1 1 1 2 2

* With a person with AIDS or at risk for AIDS

Negative number indicates reclassification

CASES SINCE 1981: 6,135

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DEATHS SINCE 1981: 3,825

Source: L.A. County Dept. of Health Services


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