A Complication Of Hiv Caused By A Fungus
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Ron,Fungal infections in the lung can occur as an opportunistic problem in the face of immunodeficiency, particularly if you have been on antibiotics (perhaps for secondary PCP prophylaxis) and have some damage to the lung tissue (from your... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineThis doesn't sound like a fungal skin infection to me. I think your idea about local drug toxicity because of symptoms recurring after exposure to urine or semen is probably close to the truth. You didn't say what meds you are on, but I... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastIt may be that your facial rash is seborrhea. This sometimes develops as part of an immune reconstitution syndrome (psoriasis can flare too with immune reconstitution). Ketoconazole cream usually works for this condition, sometimes adding... Read more »
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Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 RepliesHi,
I posted this question to The Body's Experts two months ago but they haven't replied. Can anyone with experience of "HIV toenails" (onychomycosis) give me advice?
I have had badly infected toe-nails for four years now but to be frank they've been... Read more »
Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 7 RepliesHi,
The thread "Terbinafine (Lamisil): does fungus recur?" (below, on main page of "Treatment")is mine but I am starting a new thread here in order to try and catch the eyes of people who may be able to help me.
My earlier thread resulted in my... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replyhave many people out there had problems concerning nail fungus
around the nail, not affecting the nail itself? What time does
this usually accure in HIV infection and does this mean that my
amune system is breaking down.
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesOk. I am absolutly terrified. About a year ago i had unprotected vaginal intercourse (me being male). I got sick about 2 weeks later (throat closing, tired, general ill felling.) this lasted for about 1.5 months. At the 1.5 months i had a horrible... Read more »
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