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Cmv Diagnosis

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HIV recent ITP diagnosis and cmv virus.

HI Dr Bob, I have written before and things have changed since then. I have had a high risk encounter and still do not know if intercourse occurred or not this was on 30th Oct. On the 8th of December I had a platelet count of 4 which is something I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...based on the information you provided:1. The vast, vast majority of cases of ITP have absolutely nothing to do with HIV/AIDS.2. CMV is an extremely common virus. You need to find out if your blood tests indicate recent infection or past... Read more »

recent diagnosis

Dear Dr.Frascino,This question may not be exactly about fatigue and anemia but i have chosen this... Read more »

mistaken diagnosis

...main reason for my questions is after receiving my cmv diagnosis i developed and was... Read more »
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CMV Retinitis Despite High CD4 Lymphocyte Counts

...CMV retinitis from March 1996 to August 1996 a larger percentage of patients had CD4 counts > 50 cells/mm3 at the time of the CMV diagnosis than similar patients enrolled from July 1995 to February 1996, prior to the general availability of... Read more »
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Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...ever been. It's completely possible for many people with HIV to live their lives no differently than they had before their diagnosis (although healthier living becomes more important, and having safer sex is always critical). However, because... Read more »
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"It Took a Piece of Me:" Initial Responses to a Positive HIV Diagnosis by Caribbean People in the UK

...the news that they are HIV-positive, and none have focused on Caribbean people, the study authors explained. To examine HIV diagnosis experiences and their immediate aftermath, the researchers performed semi-structured interviews of 25... Read more »
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An Algorithm for Tuberculosis Screening and Diagnosis in People With HIV

...with HIV. In some countries, up to 50 percent of these patients die during TB treatment, usually within two months of the TB diagnosis. Delayed diagnosis is probably a significant contributor to high mortality, an international team of... Read more »
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Posted by mysteryd08
...We are currently casting for the eighth season of Mystery Diagnosis. We profile stories of people dealing with rare medical conditions or diseases who have struggled to find a diagnosis, and have Read more »

Hiv-diagnosis about two months ago

Posted by Noa, 7 Replies
...girls/women of more or less the same age as me, or who got infected at the same age. I'm infected since june last year, but got the diagnosis at the beginning of this year (not a very happy newyear...!). You can contact me in English, Dutch,... Read more »

A Hypochondriac's Guide To Self-Diagnosis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...necessary. (They almost always give false negatives.) 1) Do you have floaters in the eyes? No - keep reading. Yes - you have CMV retinitis and full-blown AIDS. 2) Do you have a sore throat? No - keep reading. Yes - you have cancer... Read more »

STILL unsure of diagnosis

Posted by dj1979, 7 Replies
An update - or not....went to another place to be tested, rapid test POSITIVE, although line was faint - had blood drawn AGAIN to confirm (?) - results Monday. Hubby also got tested - he is NEGATIVE!!! Guy I had affair with has opted NOT to get... Read more »