The safety of adult male circumcision in HIV-infected and uninfected men in Rakai, Uganda.

TitleThe safety of adult male circumcision in HIV-infected and uninfected men in Rakai, Uganda.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsKigozi, G, Gray, RH, Wawer, MJ, Serwadda, D, Makumbi, F, Watya, S, Nalugoda, F, Kiwanuka, N, Moulton, LH, Chen, MZ, Sewankambo, NK, Wabwire-Mangen, F, Bacon, MC, Ridzon, R, Opendi, P, Sempijja, V, Settuba, A, Buwembo, D, Kiggundu, V, Anyokorit, M, Nkale, J, Kighoma, N, Charvat, B
JournalPLoS medicine
Volume5
Issue6
Paginatione116
Date Published2008 Jun 3
ISSN1549-1676
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Circumcision, Male, Follow-Up Studies, HIV Infections, HIV Seronegativity, Humans, Incidence, Male, Middle Aged, Treatment Outcome, Uganda
Abstract

The objective of the study was to compare rates of adverse events (AEs) related to male circumcision (MC) in HIV-positive and HIV-negative men in order to provide guidance for MC programs that may provide services to HIV-infected and uninfected men.

Alternate JournalPLoS Med.
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