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Can A Liver Profile And Thyroid Profile Give Signs Of Hiv

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Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Liver Basics Symptoms of Liver Damage Tests for Liver Damage The Liver and HIV Liver Disease and Women Caring for Your Liver Taking Care of Yourself Liver Basics Your liver is one of the most important organs in your body. It is also the largest -- about the size of a football. It is protected from injury behind the lower right section of your ribs. The liver acts as your body's chemical processing...
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Abnormal Hep Profile

I got tested for everything, HIV, Hepatitis, Thyroid etc. A week later I received a card in the mail saying to call for an appointment because I had an abnormal hep profile. Does that mean I have Hepatitis (such as B or C?) Wouldn't I get a...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I also cannot say what the abnormal hepatitis profile is without further information. Perhaps you can send me your results when you get them. They probably mailed you a card because the issue is probable perceived as something chronic and nothing... Read more »

Lipid Profile and HIV

I had a possible exposure about 1and half year ago. My 2 months, 3 months and 6 Months HIV 1&2 Antbody with p24 antigen compo tests are came out negetive. I hope 6 months negetive test is conclusive. Now 1 and half years almost over from the...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I am not sure why you are worried about HIV after testing negative; now you have elevated triglycerides (TG) and raised liver function tests (LFTS).I would have testing for hepatitis A and C due to your elevated LFTs. You should also have testing... Read more »

Hepatitis B Profile

Hi doc, what does my hepatitis profile result (HBsAg reactive) mean?Thanks, Francis...
Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Brown University
There are a number of different blood tests that tell us about hepatitis B virus infection. The test result you mention, the surface antigen (often abbreviated sAg), typically tells us that there is chronic hepatitis B virus infection. This means... Read more »

Hepatitis B Profile test

Hi Dr, Thanks so very much for your time, After a Hepatitis B profile test this was the outcomeHbsAg positiveHbsAb negativeHbeAg negativeHbeAb positiveHbcAb positivecan you please do the analysis for me...
Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Brown University
It sounds as though you have chronic hepatitis B infection.Next steps include getting blood tests for HBV DNA (viral load), ALT (a marker of liver injury), and HIV test. The results will guide decisions about additional steps and whether you need... Read more »
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Will you post at least a photo to your profile at HIV Dating Sites? Why?

Posted by pozlady, 1 Reply
Why so many people don't post their pics at HIV Dating Sites? Will you post or attach a photo to the email when you send out it? Why?

Some people say something about a concern that people from their job or community might see their pic and that would... Read more »

Would like to profile women w/HIV/AIDS for TV.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am working on a national television show called Lifetime Live. It is a news show for women: I would like to provide the opportunity to two women with AIDS to tell their stories: a young woman in her teens and an older professional woman. Please... Read more »

personal profile

Posted by Anonymous
Hi. I am a student journalist looking to write a profile/story on a college student who is HIV positive. The story is for a college internet publication and will be viewed by college students throughout the country. With my article, I hope to... Read more »

CD4/CD8 RATIO PROFILE Test .

Posted by srchanfrans43
Please resist the temptation to make a wise crack , i'm tired and burnt out ,so give a christmas gift of an answer or no reply .
The neck ,collar and groin nodes are now continuous and inflamed and burning , hope is now a wish more than a... Read more »