[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
October 1988

Heightened Cutaneous Reactions to Mosquito Bites in Patients With Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Receiving Zidovudine

Arch Intern Med. 1988;148(10):2296. doi:10.1001/archinte.1988.00380100134031

• Three patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome noted changing cutaneous reactions to mosquito bites one to three months after starting zidovudine therapy. Enhanced T-cell function is one possibility for the heightened response to mosquito bites in these patients.

(Arch Intern Med 1988;148:2296