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Side Effects of Chemo and Other Treatments

Dr. Bruce Dezube's Farewell MessageJul 28, 2003
Patient with lung disease (COPD): Likely to develop KS while on corticosteroid medication?Jul 18, 2003
CD4 decline and radiationJul 18, 2003
Bladder cancer treatment in an HIV positive patient. How do HIV drugs and chemotherapy go together?Jul 18, 2003
Does Panretin gel really help destroy KS? I had lymphoma and now I have KSJun 28, 2003
my mind and my lymphomaJun 27, 2003
Breast Cancer in HIV positive womanJun 9, 2003
Stopped drugs due to high lactic acid levels while I'm on ChemotherapyMay 18, 2003
Squamous Cell Carcinoma after non-Hodgkin's lymphomaMay 3, 2003
You gave an irresponsible recommendation--switching from bottom to topApr 12, 2003
Oral cancer/HIVcorrelation? Is HIV a catalyst?Apr 6, 2003
Hair loss with AIDSMar 21, 2003
Sex after rectal surgeryMar 8, 2003
KS and Steroid use; Is it safe?Mar 8, 2003
When is enough lymphoma treatment enough?Feb 21, 2003
CD4 counts after radiation therapyFeb 17, 2003
Kaposi's sarcoma- what does the future hold?Feb 16, 2003
Help in South Texas? Interferon for KS - meds won't stay downDec 29, 2002
Radiation burns after anal cancer treatmentDec 21, 2002
Renal failure and gential warts; are they related?Dec 8, 2002
Will Chemo for KS cause complications in a patient on Coumadin?Nov 28, 2002
KS scarring...what are the options cosmetically?Nov 15, 2002
I have so little time left on this Earth; tumour causing a lot of pressure on my neck- what can be done.Nov 15, 2002
Re: Is my KS related to my Thyroid Lesion? I'm about to embark on chemotherapy. Cancer and the spirit.Nov 14, 2002
Chemotherapy & CD4 riseNov 11, 2002
wart removal and can not go to bath roomNov 11, 2002
Kaposi's-- I've been treated and now have skin discoloration. How concerning is this?Nov 7, 2002
squamous cell carcinoma/AIDS-- why are my blood counts depleted?Oct 18, 2002
Why Prednisone for treating non-Hodgkin's LymphomaOct 13, 2002
I got two different opinions? Radiation or more Rituxan after chemo for non-Hodgkin's LymphomaOct 5, 2002
NHL Twice & survived; Can I stay on growth hormone; my doctor gives me free rein.Sep 28, 2002
I survived, but now I have anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorderSep 27, 2002
Side effects of Aldara Cream; It helped my warts, but now the area is irritated.Sep 15, 2002
Structured Treatment Interruption for post-Lymphoma patient?Sep 15, 2002
Anal cancer and chemo/radiation - side effects of both? How do you treat HIV+ patients?Sep 7, 2002
KS, Chemotherapy and CD4-Cells; How much of a hit will my CD4 cells take if I start chemotherapy?Sep 2, 2002
Additional cure needed? a survivor of Burkitt's lymphomaAug 29, 2002
Can testosterone gel stimulate tumors?Aug 24, 2002
Are there mental side effects of chemo?Aug 18, 2002
Chemotherapy Related Blood TransfusionsAug 18, 2002
Hodgkins treatment and red-blood cell problemsMay 5, 2002
Is it time for my mother to stop chemo?May 5, 2002
What's my future as a Hodgkin's disease survivor?May 3, 2002
Incontinence after anal carcinoma treatment; What to do??Apr 5, 2002
What do you do when there's a nation-wide shortage of chemotherapy??Apr 3, 2002
Pain after a spinal tap; it really hurts.Mar 31, 2002
Chronic fatigue after cancer treatments; I am sooooooo tired.Mar 30, 2002
MUGA Scan before transplantMar 17, 2002
Neupogen; why does it cause bone pain?Mar 13, 2002
Oral thrush (yeast infection) cured by salt water???Mar 13, 2002
my lungs are bad again; I'm tired and I need to rid myself of cancer.Jan 27, 2002
My lymphoma treatments are causing side effects with my eyesJan 13, 2002
I don't believe that I will survive my recurrent lymphoma!Dec 24, 2001
Abnormal Gallium Scan- is it PCP pneumonia or is it from my chemotherapy? My doctor is a total jerk!Dec 23, 2001
I survived cancer treatment but now I have a dependency problem!Nov 19, 2001
Hodgkin's disease and HIV; why am I soooo tired? Will my CD4 counts rise?Nov 5, 2001
Chemotherapy sucks; painful lymphnode despite chemotherapyOct 28, 2001
Can non-hodgkin's lymphoma destroy the spinal column?Oct 14, 2001
No more chemotherapy for me; chemotherapy is hell on earthOct 14, 2001
Excruciating rectal pain after my lymphoma treatmentsSep 27, 2001
I am soooooooo tired! Fatigue after chemotherapy. Can I take a break from my HIV meds?Sep 27, 2001
Severe cramps in my calves; I completed chemotherapy 1 month agoSep 27, 2001
How do you start to build yourself back after a year of chemo..When will I feel alive again??Sep 8, 2001
Could my lungs be inflammed from chemotherapy? from Ziagen? I have lymphomaAug 23, 2001
Does prolonged use of HIV drugs cause cancer??Aug 23, 2001
What is prednisone withdrawal?Aug 18, 2001
Blue Green Algae-- Is it safe to take with chemotherapy?Aug 13, 2001
Day #3 of chemotherapy-- How long will the side effects last?Aug 12, 2001
My brother Has lymphoma; Is it worth it to go through all the treatments?Aug 12, 2001
Itchy skin-- It's driving me crazy!!Jul 31, 2001
Why do doctors not look at the big picture? Tell me that my attitude and outlook are an inspirationJul 19, 2001
My brother's AIDS-related lymphoma. Will he be okay?Jul 7, 2001
My CD4 count is way too high; I had lymphomaJul 5, 2001
Hodgkins and HIV; Will my CD4 counts go up? What's the Likelihood of Relapsing?Jun 29, 2001
Chemo Dread! I feel isolated!Jun 19, 2001
pediatric hearing loss in hiv+ childJun 13, 2001
Should I push my brother to take HIV meds?Jun 10, 2001
My brother has lymphoma; should he start HIV meds?Jun 2, 2001
Is my hip pain related to my lymphoma?Jun 2, 2001
Neutropenia (low white count) from nowhereJun 1, 2001
How do I deal with myMay 29, 2001
This chemotherapy is too tough on me!!May 20, 2001
Can weight lifting supplements cause night sweats?May 16, 2001
Prolonged use of Testosterone and lymphoma riskMay 6, 2001
tosillectomy- what will it do to my T cells?Apr 22, 2001
very low platelet countsMar 27, 2001
New aches and pains..Mar 25, 2001
Cannabis & HIVMar 16, 2001
Confused about chemo dosing; Loss of chemotherapy as a security blanketMar 2, 2001
There is HOPE after a diagnosis of lymphomaMar 2, 2001
Declining CD4s from chemotherapy.Mar 2, 2001
kaposi sarcoma- radiation stopped workingMar 2, 2001
Tired of it all! (chemotherapy for lymphoma)Mar 2, 2001
prevention for neutropenia and possible infectionsMar 2, 2001
declining CD4s with chemotherapyMar 2, 2001
choices other than CHOPMar 2, 2001
treatment for spreading KSMar 2, 2001
Sore stomach from medsMar 2, 2001
use of testosteroneMar 2, 2001
sustiva side-effectsMar 2, 2001
AIDS and Non-Hodgkins on the riseMar 2, 2001
Panretin treatment for chronic KSMar 2, 2001
Crixivan temporarily shrunk lipomas.Mar 2, 2001
Do Paxil or Xanax interfere with HIV testing?Mar 2, 2001
chronic leukemia and HIVMar 1, 2001
How are my numbers post-chemo; help with neuropathyMar 1, 2001
Is it safe to continue CHOP? anal fissureMar 1, 2001
Radiation of Thymus and the immune systemMar 1, 2001
Worried about lymphoma coming backMar 1, 2001
Neuropathy- help neededMar 1, 2001
How do I increase my CD-4 count in the face of chemotherapy?Mar 1, 2001
Continuing HAART during Chemotherapy?Mar 1, 2001



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