High Neutrophils Mitochondrial Toxicity
Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
Ask the Experts
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineLipodystrophy is not precisely defined but includes issues related to fat distribution (too much in some areas and loss of fat in others) and increases in blood fat levels. Some of those conditions are seen in the general population. Lipodystrophy... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your warm comments.As you point out, the only accurate test for mitochondrial injury currently is a lactic acid level. The test is promblematic (difficult to do reliably) and probably only picks up late injury.There are several groups... Read more »
University of MinnesotaGary,Dysfunctional mitochondria in the muscles can lead to a condition known as "mitochondrial myopathy" which manifests itself as muscle weakness and fatigue. The famous cyclist Greg LeMond retired in 1994 due to this disease.... Read more »
Connect With Others
Posted by Anonymous, 7 RepliesHi from Italy.
I'm HIV+ since Feb 00 and I discovered my status in June.
Since then I have regularly checked my situation having always high VL (from 60K to 240K) and high CD4 (from 750 to 1000).
My last analysis are VL: 200K and CD4: 907.
My doctor is... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHello
As i'm just tested positive, I was starting to study ths infection... and i was looking at all researches & recent descoveries... looking for hope that one day this HIV can be cured...
among all, the study about valproic acid is the only one... Read more »
Posted by Dreamer76, 3 RepliesSince my recent diagnosis, it`s been ups and downs with emotions!! A real roller-coster!!
Ths site is like my life line at the moment, i`m slowly taking courage and strength from your stories!!
My Doctor justed called me following my first blood... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI'm just wondering how many hundreds of people come to ths forum everyday worried if they have hiv, has ANYBODY ever replied back answering they got infected?? It seems everyone who is worried has experienced real low exposures and feel stress... Read more »
Guides for People With HIV