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HIV+ /Swollen lymphoids /lab notes /life expectancy General questions.

Back ground:31 year old male, non-drug or alcohol user or smoker. HIV+ Since August 2012. Getting professional help. Not on any treatment yet - possible adherence issue at present due to hectic University course (ends soon. Not sexually active)....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
1. Yes. If infection was recent there can indeed be changes in both viral load and CD4 counts resembling your numbers.2. In general, one lymph node biopsy would be representative, but not always. The swollen glands are likely the result of HIV... Read more »

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I have just had a 5 week test result come back positive.I couldnt get answer from my doc, so wanted... Read more »

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Subjective Life Expectancy and Health Behaviors Among STD Clinic Patients

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Life Expectancy with HIV

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I was recently diagnosed with HIV some 6/7 weeks ago. While I can accept this illness and try not to let it affect my life too much, and making sure I go to my appointments on time etc, I'm wanting to know if HIV actually has an impact of your... Read more »

Life Expectancy for H.I.V.

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Does anyone know the life Expectancy for H.I.V.

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Life Expectancy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Anyone have and idea of what the average life expectancy of some1 infected today would be? I see people on here whe have been pos for about 4 years and have countless problems then there are people that are 20 plus years pos and have little or no... Read more »

life expect.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What is the life expectancy of someone nowdays if the get infected? If they have great health insurance I'm guessing they live longer, but what about the average person and how much do the drugs cost a typical person?

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