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Notice to Readers Publication of Revised Case Definition for AIDS Surveillance

CDC, in collaboration with public health and clinical specialists, has developed a revised case definition for surveillance of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). The document presenting this new definition, "Revision of the CDC Surveillance Case Definition for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome", is being released as an MMWR supplement on August 14, 1987. The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists has officially recommended adopting this revised definition for national reporting of AIDS, and it is scheduled to go into effect on September 1, 1987.

Copies of the supplement (MMWR, Vol. 36, Supplement no. 1S) may be purchased from the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402, telephone (202)783-3238, or from MMS Publications, C.S.P.O. Box 9120, Waltham, MA 02254, telephone (617) 893-3800.

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