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Table 4 Technical standard (NTS No. 097 MINSA/DGSP-V.02) in Peru for comprehensive care of the adult with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection

From: Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and the associated factors among people living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Peru: a cross-sectional study

Any person with HIV infection who has symptoms related to immunosuppression (clinical stages 2, 3 and 4 of the WHO 2007 classification)
Any person with HIV infection who has a CD4 T cell count ≤ 500 cells/μL, regardless of the presence of symptoms
Any person with HIV infection, regardless of the presence of symptoms and CD4 T cell count, who has any of the following conditions
  HIV-related nephropathy
  Neuro-cognitive impairment associated with HIV
  Non-HIV neoplasms that require chemotherapy or radiation therapy
  Coinfection with chronic hepatitis B requiring treatment
  Chronic hepatitis C co-infection requiring treatment
  HIV-related autoimmune diseases
  Gestation
Anyone with acute HIV infection who has symptoms
Serodiscordant couples
Other cases, according to the criteria of the treating physician after consultation and approval of the Expert Committee on Comprehensive Care for Adults with HIV Infection