|cmv in adult without hiv
Jul 5, 2001
I have had treatment for cmv (ganciclever) one year ago. My blood test came back negative. Now my blood test if postive and the titer count is increasing as well as symptoms. My Doctor recomeds another round of ganciclevr. Is this appropiate? If not what treatment is there for cmv mono symptoms?Sometimes the pain I experience is intense enough to take pain medication(prescripton).Thank you
Response from Dr. Feinberg
There are other treatments for CMV, but in general they tend to have more side effects and must all be given IV (no pill form). You may just need another round of treatment, but I have little experience using CMV treatment for patients who do not have some form of immune system damage, and I wonder why you were treated in the first place.
Couple with recurring thrush
- Purple Spots After Fingering Stripper Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Swollen Glands After Receiving Oral Sex Worried I Have HIV
- Swollen Lymph Glands After Erotic Massage Worried I Have HIV
- Can Hepatitis B Test Return A False Positive?
- Does Doxycycline Cure Gonorrhea And Chlamydia?
- If You Use A Condom Correctly Can You Get A Std?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.