ARE WOMEN WITH PREECLAMPSIA LESS LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED WITH HIV/AIDS ? : A RETROSPECTIVE CASE-CNTROL STUDY.

Vital Kalumba, Jagidesa Moodley

Abstract


To test the hypothesis that women with preeclampsia are unlikely to be immune compromised with HIV/AIDS infection.

To evaluate the association between the level of immunity adjudged by CD4 counts and the prevalence and severity of preeclampsia.