Four-case cluster of highly-resistant HIV found in King County

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Four King County men have tested positive for similar HIV viruses that are highly resistant to several antiretroviral drug classes. One of the men was tested in late 2005, and the other three were tested in 2006. Last month researchers identified a likely link between all four cases. Drug-resistant HIV is of concern because it is more difficult to treat

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