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Complications Of Aids Hiv

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Hi, My father was diagnosed with Throat Cancer in lymph nodes year ago and treatment had gone well and it was well in control. But the infection's started to occur in his mouth and this had doctor's check for him for HIV. And the dreaded news came...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Sorry to hear the unfortunate news of your father's multiple diagnoses. It's indeed a tragedy when HIV/AIDS goes unrecognized and consequently untreated for such a long time that the immune system becomes so decimated (deficient) that Read more »

Can anti-biotic drugs complicate/interfere with HIV medication?

Dear Dr,I have been on HIV medication (Sustiva/Kivexa) for three years with success. I am generally... Read more »

Long-term HIV complications

I am responding to Kyle's question to Dr. Daar about his many complications from long-term HIV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Social Stigma Complicating HIV/AIDS Awareness, Prevention Efforts in Saudi Arabia

... Social stigma associated with HIV/AIDS is complicating HIV awareness and prevention efforts in Saudi Arabia, the AP/ Houston Chronicle reports (Abu-Nasr, AP/ Houston Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Neurological Complications of HIV/AIDS document the diagnosis, and at times identify coexisting illnesses. Neurological diseases are the first manifestation of AIDS in 7-20% of people with HIV and may thus be the AIDS-defining illness. Due to the complexity of HIV disease and its... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Renal Complications of HIV/AIDS

...on Kidney Disease Conclusion Selected Sources Introduction Renal complications are common among people living with HIV; in fact, up to 30% of HIV positive individuals may have protein in their urine -- a sign of kidney dysfunction. It... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Drugs Used to Treat Complications of HIV/AIDS

...antiprotozoal antibiotic for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia treatment MedImmune 17-Dec-93 Panretin gel alitretinoin gel 0.1% AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma Ligand Pharmaceuticals 2-Feb-99 Procrit, Epogen erythropoetin, EPO treat... Read more »
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I have an "AIDS" vs HIV question??

Posted by SaniHalo, 1 Reply
...with all the advancements is it that some people are still getting "AIDS vs. maintaining HIV status... and how are people that "are" receiving adequate health care still managing to die 4m "AIDS RELATED Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...WASHINGTON - A new estimate of how many Americans have the AIDS virus puts the number at about 1.1 million, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. The CDC numbers, Read more »

My exposure was a bit complicated, HELP!!

Posted by questions, 3 Replies
I am a gay guy and yesterday I had sex with a guy I met, I didn't suck him or anything, he sucked me though the only thing I did was fingering him in the anus, however after I pulled my finger out, and right after I did I saw blood coming out of... Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...KaiserNet January 8, 2008 Some experts and doctors recently have voiced concerns that people who were diagnosed with HIV and Aids in the early years of the epidemic are experiencing "premature[e]" or "disproportionate numbers" of ailments... Read more »