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p anti-HIV antibodies from their mothers, standard diagnostic tests that look for antibodies cannot tell whether the children are indeed infected with the virus she explains. She said that there are sophisticated diagnostic tests to confirm the presence of the virus, but they are not available everywhere.

Ms Crowley said international agencies are now urging manufacturers of generic anti-HIV drugs to formulate appropriate combinations for children. Anti-HIV treatment is not a cure for HIV and has to be taken by an infected person throughout life. In developed countries, experts have said that children who started taking the anti-HIV combination drugs in the early 1990s are doing fine as adults now, although they continue to take second-generation anti-HIV drugs.

About 23,700 HIV-positive persons are now on anti-HIV drugs in India. Among these, 1,300 are children.


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