|gynecomastia & ED
Apr 20, 2008
AM 52 and HIV+ since 1988. In 1998 started trial for crixivan then I started getting the Hump and large breast. Since then have had 3 liposuction 2000, 2003, 2005. Obivously no success and really embarrassing to remove sherts and wear t-shirts, etc. Thinking of getting surgery, but no I will have to fight with insurance, since they say it's cosemetic. Also, ED. have had problems it appears since I had hernia operation in 2001. Cilias doesn't work and have the drug that you give yourself a shot ( can't remember name), but not happy giving myself shots in the penis. Also, can ejaculate. I swear with the large breast, and th ED I'm really at my wits end. suggestions. thanks for the advice
| Response from Dr. Henry
It may be worthwhile getting an endocrine evaluation (including testosterone and LH levels) as well as consulting a good sex therapist if you haven't already to better understand factors contributing to your difficulties. I assume your HIV specialist has switched your HIV meds around to a regimen that has relatively less effect of fat than seen with Crixivan. KH
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