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Hepatitis B Antigen Denial For Organ Transplant

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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis means an inflammation, or swelling, of the liver. Viruses can cause hepatitis. Alcohol, drugs (including prescription medications), or poisons can also cause hepatitis. So can opportunistic infections such as Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC, see Fact Sheet 514 ) or Cytomegalovirus (CMV, see ...
Ask the Experts

Why!! The Denial Of Current AIDS organizations Federal Funded

Dr.Robert J. Frascino, MD I hope you Post this so it can seen and truth exposed about current HIV Organizations and Denial about Prevention.(I've cut down as much as possible to get to the point)For days now into July 2008 I have been waring with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for writing in and sharing your experience. Those of us involved in HIV awareness/prevention/education have been having similar experiences in many locations around the country over the past eight years that Bush/Cheney have been... Read more »

Deep Dish Denial

My boyfriend of three months is in denial of his confirmed HIV status. He actually believes there's a possibility his HIV+ status can turn into an HIV- one through prayer, time and well wishes. Moreover, he's doubtful of the help that trained HIV...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...course he always has that option. But he does not need to do so now in order to seek medical care.You are correct that he is in denial. There is no way for you to force the issue. You can speak to him and try to educate him about HIV. If he... Read more »


I've been recently diagnosed (1yr) and I'm still partially if not all still in denial. I have just put this on the back burner. Why? How long before I face it? What kind of changes will I go thru when I wake up and face this? My Dr thinks I'm an...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...I'm not sure what you mean by being in denial. You should have regular medical follow-up, take care of yourself and practice safe sex. Denial would mean that you're acting Read more »

denial of enrollment vs. denial of re-enrollment

If I purchase coverage while HIV negative and then become positive, will I be in the same position as if I'd been positive in the first place? Won't I have to re-enroll every year, and the year I start claiming HIV medicines I'll be denied...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
If you purchase coverage while HIV negative and then become positive, your coverage will continue as long as you continue to pay the premium. The insurance company cannot cancel your coverage. It is a renewal not a re-enrollment. However, if you... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? If so, this brochure answers somebasic questions about living withboth HIV and Hep C. What is HIV and Hep... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line What Is Hepatitis C? The hepatitis C virus (HCV) can cause liver damage. HCV is transmitted by... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV and Kidney Disease

...Problems With My Kidneys? What Are The Risk Factors For Kidney Disease? HIV Medications and the Kidneys Dialysis and Kidney Transplantation The Bottom Line Why Should People With HIV Care About Kidney Disease? HIV disease can cause... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...idea that is not true. In dealing with HIV, it's important to know reality from myth. Believing myths can result in fear, in denial, and even in damage to your health. Myths About HIV and HIV Treatment The myth: "HIV doesn't cause... Read more »
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Positive denial

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...I've been positive since 1992 and have been in denial since then. I chose to "ignore" my result until 2004 and just put it at the back of my mind. I finally decided to go to a doctor Read more »

Shock, denial, fear........shame.....shame...shame

Posted by Ashamed, 5 Replies
...tests. His doctor is pretty confident that he is negative. When I called the guy I was dating over the summer, he went into denial and refused to get tested. So now I'm pretty much sure where I got it from. I've gone through so many emotional... Read more »

I need your help; its approach my test!!!

Posted by microclima22, 2 Replies without protection; tests: At 7 days of contact. hiv1/hiv2 total antibody-ag p24 method quimiolumiscencia. negative. * hepatitis B antigen HBsAg metoso quimiolumiscencia negative. * anti-hepatitis B core antibody method Meia Total (AXSYM)... Read more »

Denial, is it common for PWA'S?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Please help me to understand how is it possible to be in denial about HIV, going off meds and allowing oneself to have unprotected sex, marriage, and get so ill. I'm staying in the marriage, Read more »