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Anemia Prevention

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Portuguese wohoing guy needs help on prevention issue [resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum.]

Hey doctor, hope u are doing well! your brother also.I am, as i told u i would do, taking a role on prevention here in Portugal. I got in a discussion about Viral Loads; a guy said that if someone is undetectable the HIV concetration on semen also...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Portuguese Guy,There aren't a lot of good clinical studies addressing this specific question. What we do know is that in general when the plasma viral load goes down, so does the seminal fluid viral load. However, that decrease in seminal fluid... Read more »

anemia and hiv?!

Hey Dr. Bob i was had an encounter with a little over three months ago. We were having vaginal sex... Read more »

Anemia and late seroconversion?

Dr. Bob: I tested HIV negative at 3 months via a rapid test that used my saliva. I also found out... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Anemia

... What Is Anemia? What Causes Anemia? Anemia and HIV How Is Anemia Treated? The Bottom Line What Is Anemia? Anemia is a shortage of hemoglobin (HGB). HGB is Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Anemia? Anemia and HIV What Causes Anemia? Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Fatigue May Be Sign of Anemia

...to the tissues. You need oxygen to burn food for energy, so if you have a low supply of oxygen, you feel tired. People with anemia cannot carry as much oxygen in their blood. Inadequate oxygen can lead to fatigue, difficulty breathing, an... Read more »
The Body

Transcript of The Body's Live Chat on Fatigue and Anemia With Dr. Bob Frascino

...Colbert are doing a fine job keeping us informed and entertained on Comedy Central. Stay well. Question from FrauG: Does anemia develop gradually while one is on meds, or can it happen quickly? Answer from Dr. Robert Frascino: Anemia can... Read more »
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Anemia en primoinfeccion

Posted by Gago, 1 Reply
...en 7200 y la proporcion de linfocitos 36,5 % a las cuatro semanas del contacto me realice otra analitica y me salio que tenia anemia por deficit de hirro y me preocupo que aunque los leucocitos estaban en 7100 el porcentaje de linfocitos habia... Read more »

Anemia y VIH

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Es cierto que la anemia les da a los enfermos con VIH en cualquier estado de la enfermedad, asi lo dijo los doctores Steve y Santana, pero estar con anemia Read more »

Anemia y VIH

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...hola, quera preguntar que ms o menos cuando se produce una anemia como sntoma de VIH, a los pocos meses de la infeccin? o en fases ms avanzadas? Tengo que decir que la ultima prueba Elisa me la Read more »

anemia

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hola, tengo varias dudas ms: 1 la anemia puede alargar el periodo ventana? 2 me han salido unos granitos en la espalda que a veces me pican, es un sntoma o es causa del Read more »