Define Refractory Candidiasis
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Posted by AnonymousIs there a strong correlation between CD4 and candida infections? If I can get my CD4 really high (say 1500) is there a chance my body will fight the infection off by itself? (because I'm resistant to all the meds)
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyFREAKING OUT AGAIN! Please, people, does anybody know how to tell normal white tongue from candidiasis?????
Also, does anybody know the symptoms of GULLET (OESOPHAGUS) CANDIDIASIS? Is it simply a "lump" in the throat kind of feeling? I have a feeling... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyTengo una gran congestin nasal y del pecho, acompaada de tos, y ya llevo ms de un mes con esto. Por las noches respiro totalmente por la boca, y amanezco con ella seca, cual arena del desierto, y creo que es por no respirar por la nariz. La lengua... Read more »
Posted by Brickwall, 2 RepliesIs there anyone that went directly from infection to aids defining symptoms?
I had a severe primary infection 3 weeks after risk, then it has stayed/got worse now 20 weeks..
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Posted by uhohblita, 5 RepliesAfter terrible bouts of bed sheet soaking night sweats, i woke up and definately had thrush!! small white patches in back of mouth and under tongue.. and terrible taste in mouth.. what is going on?!?!
for a reminder, i've had multiple elisa's neg at... Read more »
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Grady Health SystemIt is possible for erythematous candidiasis to present anywhere in the oral cavity, but there is a strong predilection for this manifestation to appear on the dorsal surface (top) of the tongue and/or the hard or soft palates (roof of the mouth).... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineNO. Only if the diagnosis establishes esophageal or pulmonary (lung)candidiasis.... Read more »
Grady Health SystemDear R.The TV show you saw is accurate as candidiasis or thrush can be a sign of HIV infection. There are numerous reasons why a person can develop candidiasis such as uncontrolled diabetes, use of systemic broad spectrum antibiotics or steroids or... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineThe OIs listed in the 1993 CDC are the ones that are considered AIDS-defining by the US Public Health Service. If, at some point in the future, some other illness was highly associated with thedevelopment of AIDS, then revision of that definition... Read more »
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