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I Have Lymphoma Does That Mean I Have Aids

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lymphoma hiv-reinfection

My boyfriend was recently diagnosed with lymphoma, he is on medication with an undetectable viral load, my viral load is 70,000. we have been having sex unprotected for 3 monthes, is it possible that i reinfected him with hiv? and could that be the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Lymphoma is connected to HIV infection with the risk probably only modestly decreased by effective control of HIV over the first several years at least. Re-infection Read more »

hiv/non hodkins lymphoma

I will try to keep this message as short as I can in the hopes that someone may actually read to... Read more »

Do you have AIDS if you have non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and HIV?

I recently read your definition of Non Hodgkins Lymphoma on your website and it said about HIV and... Read more »
Articles
The Body PRO

Treatment of AIDS Lymphoma (AIDS-NHL)

...long. Alexandra Levine at the University of Southern California spoke about her experience with 2 regimens previously used in HIV-negative patients: dexamethasone, ara-c (cytosine arabinoside, also called cytarabine), and cisplatin (DHAP); and... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Systemic Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Persons with HIV Infection

...The management and therapy of patients with HIV infection has improved in the past few years as a result of major advances in antiretroviral therapy. However, Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Lymphoma

...Control added NHL to the list of diseases that define AIDS. Hodgkin's Disease, another type of lymphoma, is rare in people with HIV. The longer you live with a suppressed immune system, the higher the risk of NHL. It can occur even with a high... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...death. A normally-functioning immune system plays a role in limiting the occurrence of cancer. Due to immune suppression, HIV-positive people are more vulnerable to several kinds of cancer, three of which lead to an AIDS diagnosis: Kaposi's... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV and Lymphoma

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm wondering if anyone out there is struggling with the double whammy of HIV and non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. I'm trying to connect to share information, etc., or just for general support. Read more »

Need Lymphoma Advice?

Posted by JCraig
...up 1 on 1 with a survivor who closely matches your stats. I am a First Connection volunteer and am lucky enough to talk with HIV+ men with Lymphoma all around the country to share my story complete with struggles and success. Contact your local... Read more »

Pulmonary lymphoma

Posted by jayne
...into intensive care on Tuesday 29th (lost loads of weight again; needed 10 litres of oxygen ); I was told he now has pulmonary Lymphoma. He started chemo yesterday....It all seems to happen so suddenly, from playing tennis to being in intensive... Read more »

Lymphoma?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...looked at my mouth and throat. I've tested negative after the six month period with no further exposures and wondering am I hiv negative with some other problems going on possibly? Or what other test should I take, I took elisa(antibody)test... Read more »