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Diagnosed With Toxoplasmosis

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hiv, aids, toxoplasmosis, epilepsy

Hello dear doctor and thank you very much for your answers here!I have hiv for about 6 years now, got diagnosed in august last year.I got toxoplasmosis in february this year and having epileptical attacks time to time.At the moment I'm taking...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Toxoplasmosis can result in seizures which can be recurrent. I have cared for numerous patientts with your condition. Daraprim is a treatment Read more »

toxoplasmosis

...Hi I was diagnosed with toxoplasmosis about 10 years ago no option for any treatment at Read more »

toxoplasmosis and starting HIV treatment

I have just been diagnosed with toxo and HIV.My CD4 count is 5.Yet they tell me I cant start... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Toxoplasmosis

...headaches, disorientation, seizures, or other possible signs of toxo, see your health care provider immediately. With early diagnosis and treatment, toxo can be treated effectively. If you do develop toxo, you should continue to take the... Read more »
San Francisco General Hospital

OI Update: Toxoplasmosis

...used as an alternative drug for chronic suppressive therapy.     Table 2: Maintenance Therapy for Patients Diagnosed with Toxoplasmosis Sulfadiazine plus Pyrimethamine plus Folinic acid or TMP/SMX      500-1000 mg... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Toxoplasmosis

...la personalidad y temblor. Otros síntomas incluyen convulsiones, problemas de coordinaciáon, y nausea. La toxoplasmosis es diagnosticada al analizar anticuerpos contra el toxoplasma gondii . Las mujeres embarazadas que contraen toxoplasmosis... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Progressive Multifocal Leucoencephalopathy (PML)

...Most cases of PML show up in people with CD4 cell counts below 100. The exact rate is hard to know because PML is difficult to diagnose. Most cases of PML used to be fatal. People diagnosed with PML lived an average of 6 months, and most died... Read more »
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please read, need advice

Posted by abitsad, 3 Replies
...all the new advances, he may have a long life but i cannot seem to stop thinking about death. I am skeptical b/c he was just diagnosed & already has had acute toxoplasmosis., Actually, that is the way we found out; in the ER! I have no idea... Read more »

positive in largo florida....

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
tested positive the friday b4 thanksgiving. t cells 136.....what more is there to say......i could really use a friend who is positive right now. please call me @ 727-492-6020 or em me @ cw1ditek@hotmail.com. have questions as to the best way to... Read more »

questions for someone just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...My boyfriend of 4 years has just been diagnosed with AIDS. He is un-insured/ undocumented and in the hospital(in Los Angeles) and is currently battling toxoplasmosis. He Read more »

Toxoplasmosis

Posted by Anonymous
...Just wondering if any of you have had, or known others who have had, toxoplasmosis. can you give me some information regarding long term effects in advanced infections?? Thank you soooo much! My email address Read more »