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Can Mononucleosis Cause Hepatitis

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Lean esto (mononucleosis)!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies

Tener romances pasajeros y dar besos al por mayor implica gran riesgo para la salud, ya que existe la posibilidad de contraer un padecimiento llamado mononucleosis.

Tambin conocida como la... Read more »

Hepatitis A:Causes,Symptoms,Prevention & Treatment

Posted by nov
This article
Aalso known as infectious hepatitis, is a liver disease caused by the Hepatitis A virus, HAV. This is comparatively a mild disease which does not progress to a chronic stage. Persons who have contracted the disease may have no symptoms... Read more »

hepatitis and swollen nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
does hep cause swollen lymph nodes? Read more »

Mononucleosis (Mono) = Glandular Fever

Posted by Sprite1
I've only just found out that this 'mono' of which people speak (in reference to the illness people probably more likely have than ARS most of the time) actually means 'Glandular Fever'. I've only ever known it as 'Glandular Fever' and was just... Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy
Does anyone know? If you contract HIV and Hep C at the same time will the Hep C cause a delay in production of Hiv antibodies due to weakened immune system? Read more »
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mononucleosis as an indicator of acute hiv infection

I have read that during acute hiv infection, a mono-like illness is quite common. If someone was diagnosed with mono in the past by his clinical symptoms (sore throat, fatigue, headache), a heterophil antibody test which was positive, and a...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
HelloMany people suffer from clinical symptoms of fever, sore throat, body rash, weight loss and fatigue during acute infection with HIV disease. Many viral infections other than HIV also cause these synmptoms. A positive heterophile antibody test... Read more »

Mononucleosis (Mono)

I was just diagnosed with mono and would like a little information on some things that might help me get over this as quickly as possible. My doctor said to drink lots of fluids and avoid strenous activinty. What is the reason for drinking all the...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. Let me give you a brief summary about Mononucleosis (more commonly known as "mono"). Mononucleosis is caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV). It is most often transmitted by exposure to saliva getting... Read more »

Mononucleosis Risk

Good morning.I'm 33yo, still not on meds, HIV from 2 years. My last CD4 count is 600 with VL >100.000.At the beginning of November (the 8th) I had sex with a guy. The day after he had high fever and some days later he went to the hospital...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Although it is possible, it is unlikely. Mono is usually caused by EBV or CMV viruses, which most of us have been exposed to as children or adolescents and therefore have some immunity to them already. Given what your CD4 count is, your immune... Read more »
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
Hepatitis is a term for inflammation of the liver. It can be caused by drugs, alcohol or viruses.DTD... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Hepatitis C in HIVers May Cause Rapid Liver Disease -- Forum

At a recent San Francisco forum entitled "Could you survive HIV only to die from hepatitis C?" presenters talked about the growing number of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections found among HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM). The Conant... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis C Rate May Be Underestimated in UK

A new model of hepatitis C virus infection proposed by a Southampton University liver disease specialist estimates that Britain may have two to three times the official number of HCV cases. Official HCV prevalence figures do not give enough weight... Read more »
Rockefeller University

New Theory Suggests How Hepatitis C May Cause Rare Immune Disease

Of the hepatitis alphabet, the C variant may be the nastiest. In 1990, researchers observed that most patients with hepatitis C also develop a rare autoimmune disease called mixed cryoglobulinemia, a condition that frequently leads to cancer,... Read more »

Hepatitis C Takes More Lives Than HIV-Related Causes

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), hepatitis C (HCV) now kills more Americans than HIV/AIDS-related complications. By reviewing mortality rates from 1999 to 2007, researchers determined that HCV caused the death of... Read more »