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Colon Cancer And Hiv

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HIV y cancer del colon

Quiero saber si chemotherapia interfiere con el tratamiento retroviral y si hay alguna predesposicion para cancer debido al HIV?. Tengo HIV (controlado desde 1996)y fui diagnosticada recientemente con cancer del colon, stage III (8 nodulos...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
Hola,En cuanto al uso de la quimioterapia conjuntamente con el tratamiento antirretroviral, deberas animar a tu mdico especialista en VIH y a tu onclogo a hablar de tu rgimen anti-VIH a la luz del rgimen quimioteraputico apropiado para el... Read more »

anal fistula with hiv

Hi i am an hiv positive female who just had surgery for a severe anal abscess. now i am told i also... Read more »

IBS or colon cancer?

I have been HIV positive for over a year now and have started my treatment January 2008 on atripla.... Read more »
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The Body

HIV/AIDS News & Views, September 24, 2009

...one of the meds in the brand-name combination drug Atripla. (From The Body PRO's coverage of ICAAC 2009)   Greater Colon Cancer Risk May Warrant Colonoscopies for HIVers, Study Finds HIV-positive people may be more likely than... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...about it before Farrah Fawcett made public her struggle with the illness. Among men who have sex with men (MSM), and especially HIV-positive MSM, the incidence of anal cancer is significantly more prevalent and increasing annually. 1 However,... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Aging

... Table of Contents The Aging HIV Population Is Growing HIV May Speed Up Aging Monitor Your Overall Health Stigma and the Need for Social Support for Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
Connect With Others

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Get the test done.....!

Posted by Anonymous
...a few other symptoms. After 7 months of agonizing about HIV I got a negative test but it turns out that I am suffering with Colon Cancer, really do wish that I had tested this out earlier, I might not be in this situation now. Jim. Read more »

Hi everyone! Just checking in -

Posted by ai77, 1 Reply
...going on meds, losing my ex bf to the disease all while being unemployed and uninsured. Plus my uncle being diagnosed with colon cancer, grandpa diagnosed with lung cancer and dad being unemployed himself). But I'm still here. Going through... Read more »

Some advice for those in the window period

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...you will face this situation again! When's the next time you will need to go to the doctor? Prostate cancer, breast cancer, colon cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, liver cancer, heart disease, heart attack, altzeimers, diabetes, high blood... Read more »