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Hiv And Cysts

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Cysts and HIV

...Is there a correlation between HIV and cysts? No one in my family is prone to them, but I am HIV + and had one large one removed from my back(waist level) and now a large
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...I don't know what kind of cysts you've had, but I'm not aware of any particular association of cysts of any kind with HIV. Read more »

Cyst in testicles in an HIV-positive patient

Hi. I have a lump in my testicles. I am a little freaked. I was just getting back on my feet from... Read more »

parotid cysts

My question is regarding HIV/AIDS related parotid cysts.Are these cysts usually inside the gland? ... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

...T-20, is a type of medicine called a fusion inhibitor. Fusion inhibitors work by blocking HIV from entering human cells. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Enfuvirtide was approved by the FDA on March 13, 2003, for use with other anti-HIV drugs in the... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...effect of antiretroviral therapy on clinical manifestations. AIDS 20(7):1051-1058. October 2005. Gynecological conditions and HIV/AIDS. The Body. Retrieved from www.thebody.com/content/art5000.html on July 21, 2006. Levine AM, Berhane K,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cryptosporidiosis

...easily spread by contaminated food or water, or direct contact with an infected person or animal. About 15% to 20% of people with AIDS are infected with crypto. Only some of these infections lead to serious disease. Crypto causes a lot of ... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
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Question re: boils - meds or HIV related?

Posted by dj1979, 1 Reply
...I have a problem. I have been HIV+ for about 2 1/2 years, started on meds in Jan. this year due to falling CD4 (down to 227). Have had to make a couple med changes, Read more »

lymph node, or cyst

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
one swollen node(I think)where the ear meets the skull on top, is there lymph nodes there, or could it be a cyst. I am worried even though I have tested negative at 6 months. This happened about 3 weeks after exposure was inflamed for about 5 days... Read more »

Help me please

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...cysts because of infiltrations. And now i have a renal cyst of 25mm. im very scared, because all of this syntoms could be of HIV. please give me your opinion. Read more »

4 yrs ago

Posted by lovemestill07, 4 Replies
...my lymph node in the vaginal area swelled up. I didn't know what that meant until I started researching in the internet and HIV kept popping up. To sum things up, ever since those weeks, I feel my body hasn't been the same (fatigues, headaches,... Read more »