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Consumption of alcohol after treatment of acute Hepatitis C

Dear Barbara,I am a 37 year old HIV+ male. Not a drug user.- Jan 2004: diagnosed HIV+. CD4 consistently 500-600 with no need for HAART.- Dec 2008: contracted Hepatitis C type 1a (confirmed by testing old blood samples) from sexual transmission. This...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...there was also data at the HIV conference in February suggesting the importance of long-term follow-up of such patients. This poster suggested that short term follow may overestimate rates of fibrosis progression. These data have not yet been... Read more »

I have just discovered (Sudan)

I have just discovered that i am HIV+ what instant medication can i start on and what to order..... Read more »

HBV SPECIAL QUESTIONS

Dear Doctor,I was read the forum regarding Hepatitis b,here i have a few questions.and i can`t... Read more »
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Hepatitis Viruses (Poster Session 077)

...ddI and d4T increased the risk of pancreatitis to 40 percent. The median time for toxicity was 84 days from the start of the hepatitis C therapy. The poster also presented the possible mechanism behind pancreatitis in HIV/HCV co-infected patients... Read more »
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Pamela Anderson: The Newest Hepatitis C Poster Girl

...blonde bombshell's latest bombshell. Last March, Anderson's publicist released a statement announcing that she has contracted hepatitis C, a potentially fatal liver disease, and that she has undergone outpatient treatment for the disease at UCLA... Read more »
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Poster Session 42405: The Effectiveness of Hepatitis B Vaccination in HIV-Infected Patients

...Hepatitis B vaccination is strongly recommended for people living with HIV (as well as men who have sex with men, health care workers, Read more »
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Hepatic and Metabolic Complications of HIV Infection (Poster Session 019)

Triglyceride Increase Can Predict Lipodystrophy in HIV Patients Under HAART Abstract 221 Authored by Azucena Rodriguez-Guardado, J.A. Maradona, V. Asensi, J.A. Carton, J.M. Arribas (Hospital Central de Asturias, Oviedo, Spain) View the... Read more »
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NEED URGENT ADVICE

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
HI,I HOPE SOMEONE COULD BE KIND ENOUGH TO HELP ME WITH SOME ADVICE.IVE TESTED NOW OUT TO ONE YEAR,AFTER A SEXUAL EXPOSURE.EXPOSURE WAS 14/7/01.LAST TEST 19/7/02.STILL ANTIBODY NEG.ALSO DNA,AND BDNA NEG.BUT HERE IS THE PROBLEM. IVE GOT LOSS OF FAT ON... Read more »

Que fue primero...El huevo o la gallina?

Posted by SC27, 3 Replies
...Inquietudes del poster TATO, reflejado en otros poster del foro. Las preguntas que en estos casos se debera suponer y pensar serian Cmo si tienes todos Read more »

Please help - Am I infected ? - (first post)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...different prostitutes but all incidents were protected with a condom and lasted around 2 to 5 minutes.i got tested for HIV and hepatitis on 24th May 2006 (after approx 7 weeks from 8th April)from two different clinics and the results were ... Read more »

What's the deal?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have a simple question: I keep hearing that HIV treatments and sooo much better now then ever. well if they are so good, why are soooo many people still dying from AIDS in countries with good health care? (US, UK, Canada) Read more »