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Fungal Infections And Hiv

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How long will I need Atripla?

After going over my lab work with my doctor today, he recommended that I start Atripla. My lab results were VL - 70,000 and CD - 926. My doctor informed me that my neutrophil levels were low and that he wants me to start treatment. He added that if...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...question.Having low neutrophil levels (which are a type of white blood cell that is needed to fight off bacterial and certain fungal infections) can be seen sometimes due to HIV infection. It is usually more common in people with lower CD4... Read more »

Aids/Lymphoma/Fungal infection-- too many things happening at once

What is the prognosis for someone who is in full-blown AIDS ( CD4=75), with agressive, stage IV... Read more »

FUNGAL INFECTION

Hi DocI have a very interesting problem, i have systemic candida I was infected about four months... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

... Table of Contents What Are Fungal Infections? Candidiasis Cryptococcosis Histoplasmosis Aspergillosis Conclusion What Are Fungal Infections? Fungi (singular Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...Treatment Antifungal Drugs and Pregnancy Side Effects The Problem of Antifungal Resistance Drug Interactions Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Chart for Treating Candidiasis Candidiasis is a fungal infection and among the most... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Opportunistic Infections

...along with the disease they usually cause, and the CD4 cell count when the disease becomes active: Candidiasis (Thrush) is a fungal infection of the mouth, throat, or vagina. CD4 cell range: can occur even with fairly high CD4 cells. See ... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...belongs to the class of medicines called antifungals. Antifungals kill fungi or stop fungi from multiplying or spreading. When fungal infections occur in individuals with weakened immune systems, including people with HIV, they tend to be more... Read more »
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Seemingly Recurrent fungal infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...enemy--my dr prescribed wellbutrin because of my obsessive thinking and depression. On the other hand, I AM NOT making up these fungal infections. Is it worth it to go have an OraQuick Monday when my last test was April 13 and boyfriend and I... Read more »

fungal infection

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hello. I have fungal infection on my arms and hands. It's little red spots and there are a lot. what can I do? Read more »

Fungal infection?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...exposed. I wasn't paying too much attention to it until one day it hurt me a lot. I went to see the doctor who told me that I had a fungal infection. This scared me to death, 'cause often times, I heard people talke about fungal infection with... Read more »

fungal infection

Posted by sadface, 1 Reply
...Question...I went to the Dr. for a rash around my anus. I have been working out and sweating. She said it was a fungal infection (like atheltes foot) itr red and sore, no bumps. She prescribed a cream for 2 weeks, it went away....5 weeks later it... Read more »