PCP, Numa, Carini discussed on This Day in History Class


The article detailed five cases of Numa, sisters Carini, pneumonia, or PCP, which is a rare lung infection. The cases were all in Los Angeles, and all of the men identified in the report as having PCP where young white and gay. This report was the first on what would become known as the aids or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, epidemic aids is caused.

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