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What does PJP stand for?

PJP stands for Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia

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On June 5, 1981, an article concerning five previously healthy, young gay men in Los Angeles diagnosed with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, an infection that usually appears only in individuals with substantial immune system damage, appeared in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, a publication of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Approval Letter Approved Labeling * Amphotericin B Liquid Complex (Abelcet, ABLC, Ambisome), The Liposome Company Approved November 20, 1995 for the treatment of aspergillosis * Atovaquone (Mepron, 566C80), Glaxo Wellcome Approved November 25, 1992 for the treatment of mild to moderate Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) in patients who are intolerant to Bactrim or Septra.
He came down with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia twice, landing in the hospital during the second bout.
In addition to conditions such as Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia that afflict HIV-infected people of both genders, women suffer gender-specific manifestations of HIV disease, such as recurrent vaginal yeast infections and pelvic inflammatory disease.