Table 1.

HIV/AIDS Surveillance Definition for Confirmed Sexual Exposure to HIV Infection Among Children

To meet this definition, a child must have:
 A. HIV infection or AIDS,25 ,26 and
 B. Diagnosis of sexual abuse (ie, genital-genital/genital-anal)    based on at least one of the following:
  1. Physical examination or physician diagnosis
  2. Child, caregiver, or perpetrator disclosure
  3. Previous or concurrent noncongenital sexually     transmitted disease (eg, syphilis, gonorrhea,     trichomoniasis, etc)22
  4. Prosecution of the perpetrator
  5. Pregnancy in the abused child, and
 C. Documentation in the perpetrator of:
  1. HIV infection or AIDS,27 or
  2. Risk for HIV infection:
    Men who have sex with men
    Injecting drug use
    Hemophilia/coagulation disorder
     Heterosexual contact with an HIV-infected or at-risk  partner
  • Abbreviations: HIV, human immunodeficiency virus; AIDS, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.