One of the major challenges in the modern HIV treatment era has been persistent immune activation and inflammation despite sustained antiretroviral therapy (ART)–mediated viral suppression. Markers of immune activation and inflammation remain abnormally elevated in many individuals living with HIV and are predictive of subsequent mortality and the development of comorbidities associated with inflammation, such as cardiovascular events, kidney disease, and some cancers.
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Cite this: Michael Stuart Bronze. Fast Five Quiz: HIV Infection and Inflammation - Medscape - Apr 22, 2021.