Aug 27, 2005
my cousin was just diag with being HIV.or over the past few weeks he has had a very bad cough. he say that he feels fine.We as a family make sure that he take his medicine everyday. i'm not sure what we can do to help him get over this cough. he is not running a fevor or anything like that.
| Response from Dr. Henry
Cough in the setting of HIV infection can be due to a wide range of factors. His HIV specialist hopefully is aware of the cough and has evaluated it. Persons with HIV can have a wide range of lung problems which may be related to HIV or other factors (such as smoking, allergies, a cold as you suggest etc). KH
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Having A Common Cold With Aids
- How Long Does It Take For The Hiv Virus To Become Full Aids?
- Hiv Testing 6 Weeks After Sex
- Does Sore Throat With Hiv Lasts Long?
- If You Have Hiv But You Are Undetectable Can You Still Give Someone Hiv While Having Sex?
- Can Hepatitis C Come Back After Interferon Cure?
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.