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Elevated Glucose Hiv

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The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...Changes in fat (lipids) and sugar (glucose) in your blood are calledmetabolic complications and include: Increased lipids in your blood such as cholesterol and triglycerides(hyperlipidemia) Increased glucose levels (hyperglycemia) Insulin resistance or diabetes Increased lactic acid in your blood (lactic acidosis) Metabolic changes cannot be seen without lab tests, but can cause seriouslong-term health problems. ...
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Diabetes and Hiv Testing!

Hi Dr. Bob,I am sorry if this is the wrong site for this question, but I did not see where else on here to ask so here is my simple question: If you have diabetes or high blood sugar levels and you are unaware of it so you are not taking any meds...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello M.R.,Diabetes with or without elevated blood sugars will not affect the results of your HIV tests.Dr. Bob Read more »

you never answered my question. do you hate me? but i like you.

I asked this question two times in the past. Me and my date are planning to get a HIV test, before we start a relation. She has diabetes, she takes some pills and injections for controlling the diabetes. Is an HIV antibody test sufficient for her? I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...wrong site for this question, but I did not see where else on here to ask so here is my simple question: If you have diabetes or high blood sugar levels and you are unaware of it so you are not taking any meds for it, will it intefere with your... Read more »

Clinical Cemistry Parameters and HIV/AIDS

What is the effect of HIV/AIDS on Clinical Chemistry Parameters such as ALT, AST, Creatinine, Urea, Potassium, Glucose and Total Protein?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...indirectly impact them if their is liver (ALT. AST), kidney (Cr, urea, potassium)) or metabolic (glucose) if a patient develops AIDS-related disease processes or side effects from treatment. The one exception is total protein levels which are... Read more »

HIV and liver inflamation

My CD4 = 410, Viral Load = 35000. Mild rashes once in a while, ALT and AST are extremely high. ALT = 430 (acute liver inflamation), high cholesterol, glucose level almost over the board (diabetes) and etc... I haven't start my medication. What...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
If your liver tests are high before starting medication, I would certainly want further evaluation of what is causing this significant ALT elevation...If you are overweight, then with the high cholesterol, high glucose...I would be concerned about... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Blood Sugar and Fats

...you eat or drink anythingbesides water. A high glucose level (hyperglycemia) can be a signof the disease diabetes mellitus. High blood sugar levels caneventually damage your eyes, nerves, kidneys or heart. High bloodsugar can be a side effect of... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

...bilirubin seems to be harmless. Blood sugar (glucose) Your body uses glucose for energy. High glucose levels (hyperglycemia) canbe a sign of diabetes or insulin resistance (when the body does not respond toinsulin, a... Read more »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

...lipodystrophy is used to describe a number of body shape changes and metabolic problems that can occur in HIV-positive people, such as elevated blood sugar (glucose), elevated lipid levels ( cholesterol and triglycerides ), and fat gain or loss... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...joint aches, blisters, facial and tongue swelling),lipodystrophy, sulfa allergy, increased bleeding in people with hemophilia,high blood sugar, diabetes, or worsening of diabetes Triglyceride and cholesterol levels should be checked... Read more »
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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 »

pcp (aids) And still regain health?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does this happen? Anyone been diagnosed with aids and then start meds, perhaps clean up lifestyle and then start feeling better? Gaining weight, feeling 'normal' and going on Read more »

Can neuropathy be a sign of HIV.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I recently tested negative for HIV at 15 weeks, but I am having neuropathy in feet and legs. If it's not being caused by HIV, then what could it be? Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »