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Dark Marks On Skin In Hiv Patients

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Ask the Experts

Skin hyperpigmentation in AIDS patients = an hypophyse dysfunction?

Is there any treatment or medicine for the hyperpigmentation in Aids patients?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...often recommended to make a proper diagnosis and to determine whether any of the drugs may be contributing or is there a non-HIV related process involved. KH Read more »

Mom offers $50!! (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall,... Read more »

Is a Tummy tuck safe fro a HIV patient?

I am a 34 yr old man. I recently lost a lot of wait and I have a lot of loose skin around the... Read more »
Articles
Brown Medical School

Ask the Expert: Skin/Soft Tissue Infection in a Patient With HIV

...susceptibility pattern for the etiologic isolate. The addition of rifampin for improved clinical response is often reserved for patients with recurrent infections or serious infections in which bone, blood, hardware, and/or deep tissue (i.e.,... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

... New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. "Health Department study shows doctors are often in the dark about patient's sexual behavior." Press Release www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/pr2008/pr052-08.shtml . Accessed June 24, 2009. ... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Smallpox Vaccination and the Patient With HIV/AIDS

...vaccination or 18 days after contact with a smallpox case. The following are relevant additional points to smallpox vaccination in patients with HIV/AIDS. Q. What is the expected outcome of smallpox in the HIV-infected person in the absence... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

... We have also listed the drug makers and their Web address so you can accessmore information about each drug and patient assistance. Most companieshave a patient assistance program (PAP) to help you get a drug if you haveno insurance... Read more »
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Patients with concomitant HIV and CVID

Posted by Impossible
...Here's a short power point presentation www.mcgill.ca/files/microimm/Sun_IHI.ppt One of their patients who has HIV after going on HAART or ART saw there immunoglobulin levels greatly decrease indicating somehow HIV was masking Read more »

HIV Patients required study Vancouver and Toronto

Posted by estyle
...HIV Patients required for paid surveys and focus groups. Earn $150-$350 dependant on study you are selected for. Call 604-628-7647 or 416-907-5465 Read more »

AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Drug Holidays may be over for HIV patients.

Posted by sunkyst, 3 Replies
...Good article on a new study about HIV drug holidays. http://abcnews.go.com/Health/ReproductiveHealth/story?id=2687714&page=1&CMP=OTC-RSSFeeds0312 Read more »