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Blurred Vision And Hiv

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Blurred vision

I've been pos. for 2-3 years. I started treatment eight months ago. CD4 has improved from 324 to 450 (march/June). VL is undectable. Still, I'm experimenting blurred vision at odd times. My meds are sustiva, zerit and empirvir. Eye doc...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
I don't think your blurred vision is a symptom of any HIV-associated infection. I would be more concerned if the blurred vision were constant. If the eye doctor thinks there's no real problem, then don't worry about it. If the... Read more »

Sharp Headache, blurred vision, swollen glands

Hi DocWhats your theory about this one? Approx. 2 weeks ago I had unprotected gay sex. Soon... Read more »

BLURRED VISION...SHOULD I BE WORRIED???

I am experiencing blurred vision in one eye. My CD count is 48 and viral load 180,000. What can... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Uganda: U.S. AIDS Relief Plan Accused of Blurring Prevention Message

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) -- the $15 billion program bringing prevention, care, and treatment to Uganda and 14 other hard-hit countries -- has come under fire by Ugandan activists and government officials. They say... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Vision Report Finds Young Brides at Risk of Contracting HIV/AIDS

A report recently released by World Vision has found that girls in developing countries who marry before age 18 -- whose numbers are expected to double to 100 million in the next 10 years -- are at an increased risk of HIV/AIDS, Reuters reports. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Vision President Calls on Evangelical Churches to Participate in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

Too many churches "loo[k] the other way" when it comes to the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, Richard Stearns, president of the Christian humanitarian organization World Vision , said at a recent prayer breakfast in Los Angeles to discuss the HIV/AIDS... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Colorado Lasik Vision Doctor Accused of Refusing to Perform Surgery on Two HIV-Positive People

The Legal Center for People with Disabilities , a Colorado-based not-for-profit advocacy organization, has claimed that the Lasik Vision Institute and its Glendale, Colo.-based doctor Paul Cutarelli refused to perform eye surgery on two... Read more »
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Change if Vision

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Whats this Change in Vision symptoms of HIV ? they say you see flash's of light can anyone help me with this ? i get these flashes all the time Read more »

Question about Vision changes

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
What are the associated vision problems with being hiv positive?

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cmv, rd detach,loosing my vision

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
HI
DOES ANYONE KNOW WHAT TO DO IN MY SITUATION, I HAD MY RETINA RE-ATTACHED, HOWEVER EVERYTHING IS DARK, DUE TO TISSUE GROWING AFTER SURGERY, I NEED SOME ADVISED, THANK YOU

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Vision Getting Worse

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had unprotected sex twice with a guy of unknown status (I'm a female). This happened almost 5 years ago and I have been putting testing off for a very long time. I tried to test right after it happened but I didn't know you had to wait six months... Read more »