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Can You Get Leukemia From Hiv

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Leukemia & Hiv...

Could a person be diagnosed with Leukemia, but in fact have Hiv, Could that be possible to be wrongly diagnosed???? are the two deseases similar???????????please explain.......
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,In a word, Nope.These are 2 very different diseases with very different symptoms and different diagnostic tests. If you're seeing a doctor who is having difficulty distinguishing between these 2 conditions, get out of that office as quickly as... Read more »

chronic leukemia in HIV

I'm a HIV positive indian doctor with CD4- 243 and past history of bacterial infections. viral load... Read more »

chronic leukemia and HIV

Dear Dr Dezube, i will be undergoing peripheral stem cell transplantation for CML in next week. my... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vans Warped Tour Is Auctioning VIP Tickets to Benefit Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research

... The Vans Warped Tour -- a 46-city tour showcasing music and extreme sports, will auction VIP tickets to benefit leukemia, cancer, and AIDS research, it was announced Tuesday in New York. The tickets include on-stage seating; one pair will be... Read more »
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Word on the Street: The "Berlin Patient" and a Cure for HIV -- Advocates, HIVers and Community Members Weigh In

...Brown, who appears to be the first person ever to be cured of HIV infection . Read on and find out what members of the HIV/AIDS community think of this case -- and share your own opinions in the comments section of this page.   --> ... Read more »
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Tentative HIV "Cure" Presents a Guarded Sense of Hope

...Truvada pill ) comes a third development. Scientists in Germany have declared that they have found a potential cure for HIV and leukemia simultaneously. The announcement, originally published in a peer-reviewed journal called Blood , broke... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

German Doctors Declare "Cure" in HIV Patient

...fully functioning immune system that is genetically identical to the donor's cells, not his own immune cells, the team found. AIDS experts caution that bone marrow transplants are too radical and risky to be considered feasible on any kind of... Read more »
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Similar symptoms to HIV but not HIV

Posted by Redeye77, 1 Reply
...After doing much research and still experiencing some symptoms it seems like there is something out there that mimics HIV symptoms but is quite difficult to diagnose. Maybe it's new STD? Seems like reiters syndrome will fUse many of the same... Read more »

i have dermatofibroma, now i lost hope

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...and back, which according to a bunch of experts in different websites is a lot of times related to people with hiv, lupus or leukemia but the one thing that has me going nuts is that my risk was on may 5th so it hasn't even been three months, so... Read more »

weird purple spots!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
ive been poz for almost 2 years now. i havent been sick or anything but yesterday i noticed weird purple spots like bruises on my body, on my upper arms and on my legs near my knees. their small and they dont hurt but they look gross. i dont burise... Read more »

Need Lymphoma Advice?

Posted by JCraig
...Hi all, 2 year+ NHL survivor here. Just to let you know, your local Leukemia and Lymphoma Society can hook you up 1 on 1 with a survivor who closely matches your stats. I am a First Connection volunteer Read more »