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Can Hiv Cause Kidney Infection

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Starting to lose Kidney function.some macroytosis.AZT 5 years ago.new

I have been on 3TC/reverse and am having kidney loss of function and liver.problems.Medication changes necessary.But these bring on more stress.Any suggestions to help kidneys regain functionality20 years with hIV now.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,HIV disease can cause kidney failure due to HIV infection of the kidney cells. This is called HIV-associated nephropathy (HIVAN). Read more »

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Kidney Damage; long term prognosis

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HIV and Kidney Disease

...The Bottom Line Why Should People With HIV Care About Kidney Disease? HIV disease can cause kidney failure due to HIV infection of kidney cells. This is known as HIV-Associated Nephropathy or HIVAN. Other causes of kidney disease include... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and the Kidneys -- A Look Over Time

... To get an idea of what effect HIV infection has on the kidneys, researchers in the United States and European Union have been conducting studies. One American Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

The Kidneys and Hepatitis C in Women

... Historically, most studies in HIV research and treatment have been done using male volunteers. As a result, the precise impact of HIV and many HIV medicines on Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

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Kidney Infections

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HIV/AIDS related kidney problems...

Posted by alexzander, 2 Replies
...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 getting really tired of them..... Read more »

Posted by Anonymous
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What is this?

Posted by ExWorryWart, 8 Replies
...doc tomorrow morning..But want to know if anyone experenced anything similar(males).... Million dollor question...can it be HIV? Because of coinfection prostatis and HIV, am I late converter? I know I am not making sense here but ...any one... Read more »