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HC asks AIIMS to give report on treatment of HIV positive cancer patient

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 7 April 2020
The Delhi High Court has asked the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here to file a status report indicating the medical treatment to be administered to a woman, who is HIV positive and suffering from oral cancer and was facing difficulty in getting treated due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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