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Horrifying HIV epidemic in Pakistani town children due to syringe reuse

14:40 EDT 28 Oct 2019 | News-Medical.net

Allegations abound in this small Pakistani town of Ratodero, in the province of Sindh. Stung by poverty, pediatricians, barbers and dentists alike brave the risk of transmitting fatal and incurable HIV infection by sharing the same needles, tools and blades for multiple patients and clients, without sterilizing them in between uses.

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