Sexual debut among 14-17-year-old sexual minority males: A preliminary investigation of early HIV risk and sexual health needs.

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Summary of "Sexual debut among 14-17-year-old sexual minority males: A preliminary investigation of early HIV risk and sexual health needs."

Adolescent sexual minority males (ASMM) are disproportionately at risk for HIV.


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Name: Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999)
ISSN: 1944-7884


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