|cmv question - please answer this
Nov 12, 2003
this is not hiv specific, but it is wasting related.
i realize that cmv can cause wasting when added to an already hiv infected person.
what about a person with prolonged salmonella infection? could the cmv create similar wasting effects on a person with an already burdoned immune system due to various bacterial infections?
Response from Dr. Moyle
Please note this is a forum to help people living with HIV.
Any chronic infection could contribute to weight loss over time.
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