North CM, Muyanja D, Kakuhikire B, Tsai AC, Tracy RP, Hunt PW, Kwon DS, Christiani DC, Okello S, Siedner MJ. Systemic Inflammation, Immune Activation and Impaired Lung Function among People Living with HIV in Rural Uganda. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 2018 Apr 20. PMID: 29683991 [PubMed]
Although both chronic lung disease and HIV are inflammatory diseases common in sub-Saharan Africa, the relationship between systemic inflammation and lung function among people living with HIV (PLWH) in sub-Saharan Africa is not well described.