Am I At Risk For Getting AIDS If I Had A Kidney Transplant?
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Stanford University, School of MedicineIf you have HIV infection and AIDS, any organ will contain HIV virus, and therefore be transmitted to a recipient. Any transplant team will scrutinize the donor for a variety of diseases including HIV. They will determine whether to use a particular... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineI am sorry but I am not aware of any studies on kidney transplants for HIV-infected patients. I suspect that some of the larger transplant centers may have had some experience with this issue, but I have not seen any information. I hope you can find... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineSome medical centers have recently started to offer transplants to HIV+s. I'm not aware that anyone in New York has done this yet, but transplants have been done at Univ. of Pittsburgh and the Cleveland Clinic. I'd start by contacting... Read more »
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Posted by alexzander, 2 Repliesi have a question and was wondering if ANYONE out there knew even a little bit....people who are HIV+ (i myself have AIDS) but is it common to see tons of reoccuring kidney infections?! i mean these have been going on for months and months....i'm... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyAbout 3 weeks ago I gave oral sex to a sex worker in China. It lasted for about 1-2 minutes and I didn't feel any cuts in my mouth. What would be the possibility of me contracting AIDS this way assuming if she was HIV positive?
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Posted by AlecPupah, 1 ReplyHi, I am in the beginning stages of dialysis. My T-cells are currently 112, my viral load 40,000. Not great but better than they have been in years. Anyway, I am wondering if anyone else has been in this same situation that may be able to give me... Read more »
Posted by thatdude2009, 1 ReplyHi. So I think I have put myself at a high risk situation. I read a similar post on here In the forums but it doesn't really answer the question.
Can you catch HIV if precum/semen gets in your nose? I've seen health websites mention if it gets in... Read more »
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