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Foggy Vision And Hiv

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foggy eyes

I have been hiv+ for 2yr and I am currently on HAART(REYATAZ/ZIAGEN/VIREAD) My CD4 is 350 and VL undetectable.One month after being diagnised for HIV I had CMV retinitis.I was put on valgancyclovir.When I was made to stop taking the valgancyclovir...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Sometimes CMV eye infection can flare in the setting of effective HIV therapy during the early months of treatment. It is unclear how long you have been on your HAART regimen or what your CD4 count has done since starting therapy. Your HIV... Read more »

hiv & vision loss

I have had the virus since 1992 and within the last three months I am starting to have serious... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Vision Report Finds Young Brides at Risk of Contracting HIV/AIDS

A report recently released by World Vision has found that girls in developing countries who marry before age 18 -- whose numbers are expected to double to 100 million in the next 10 years -- are at an increased risk of HIV/AIDS, Reuters reports. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Vision President Calls on Evangelical Churches to Participate in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

Too many churches "loo[k] the other way" when it comes to the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, Richard Stearns, president of the Christian humanitarian organization World Vision , said at a recent prayer breakfast in Los Angeles to discuss the HIV/AIDS... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Colorado Lasik Vision Doctor Accused of Refusing to Perform Surgery on Two HIV-Positive People

The Legal Center for People with Disabilities , a Colorado-based not-for-profit advocacy organization, has claimed that the Lasik Vision Institute and its Glendale, Colo.-based doctor Paul Cutarelli refused to perform eye surgery on two... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Vision Examines ARV Supply in Uganda

The New Vision examines recent reports out of Uganda that some HIV/AIDS clinics are either closing or scaling back the number of patients they see because of a lack of antiretrovirals (ARVs). The article features comments from various HIV/AIDS... Read more »
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Change if Vision

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Whats this Change in Vision symptoms of HIV ? they say you see flash's of light can anyone help me with this ? i get these flashes all the time Read more »

Question about Vision changes

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
What are the associated vision problems with being hiv positive?

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cmv, rd detach,loosing my vision

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
HI
DOES ANYONE KNOW WHAT TO DO IN MY SITUATION, I HAD MY RETINA RE-ATTACHED, HOWEVER EVERYTHING IS DARK, DUE TO TISSUE GROWING AFTER SURGERY, I NEED SOME ADVISED, THANK YOU

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Vision Getting Worse

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had unprotected sex twice with a guy of unknown status (I'm a female). This happened almost 5 years ago and I have been putting testing off for a very long time. I tried to test right after it happened but I didn't know you had to wait six months... Read more »