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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 Feb. Year Feb. Year Feb. Year Cases to Date Cases to Date Cases to Date Homosexual or Bisexual 142 306 0 0 142 306 Heterosexual IVDU* 5 11 2 3 7 14 Homosexual/Bisexual IVDU 10 24 0 0 10 24 Hemophilia/Coag Disorder 2 3 0 0 2 3 Heterosexual Contact** 1 2 3 5 4 7 Transfusion 0 2 1 1 1 3 None Apparent/Unknown 2 9 0 1 2 10 TOTAL 162 357 6 10 168 367

PEDIATRIC CASES

MALES FEMALES TOTAL Feb. Year Feb. Year Feb. Year Cases to Date Cases to Date Cases to Date Hemophilia/Coag Disorder 1 1 1 1 2 2 Parent at Risk 0 1 1 2 1 3 Transfusion 0 0 1 1 1 1 None Apparent/Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 TOTAL 1 2 3 4 4 6

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CASES SINCE 1981: 6,508 * IVDU is Intravenous Drug User DEATHS SINCE 1981: 4,114 ** With a person with AIDS or at risk for AIDS Negative number indicates reclassification Source: L.A. County Dept. of Health Services


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