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Hiv And Pnuemonia

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New HIV/AIDS diagnoses, pneumonia (PCP), please help!

We've heard so many different things so far with the entire host of medical staff in the hospital, primary doctor with no real knowledge of AIDS, and only speaking with social worker otherwise: Brief Hx: Admitted to hospital Nov 1 with severe lung...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...He needs HIV treatment immediately. I don't understand the delay until January. This is absolutely not acceptable. Vitamins are not the answer. Read more »

HepA Vax/Pnuemonia Vax

I finished my HepC treatment of interferon..... and am about to take the 3 mo. heptimax test. ... Read more »

HIV Meds with Pneumonia???

I have a partner 26 years old that didnt know that he was infected with HIV. For months he had... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Study Finds Pfizer's Pneumonia, Meningitis Vaccine Protects Against Recurrent Pneumonia in HIV Patients

...against pneumonia and meningitis, has been shown to reduce the risk of recurrent pneumococcal infection in patients living with HIV in Malawi, according to a study published Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine , Reuters reports. ... Read more »
The Well Project

Pneumonias

... Table of Contents What Is Pneumonia? Pneumonia and HIV Conclusion What Is Pneumonia? Pneumonia refers to any inflammation of the lungs, usually caused Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV-Associated Pneumonias

...preventive antibiotics for PCP, the prevalence of different HIV-associated pneumonias has changed. From the beginning of the HIV/AIDS epidemic through the early 1990s, PCP was the most common pneumonia seen in most U.S. institutions. At San... Read more »
The Well Project

AIDS Defining Conditions

...of vision Encephalopathy, HIV-related Herpes simplex: chronic ulcer(s) (greater than 1 month's duration); or bronchitis, pneumonitis, or esophagitis Histoplasmosis, disseminated or extrapulmonary Isosporiasis, chronic intestinal (greater... Read more »
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probably just me worrying needlessly but

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...few boys from my small suburban neighborhood. i didn't give it much thought until my mom started to read me an article about hiv/aids the other day. i suddenly freaked out intensely. i went online and did research and found articles about... Read more »

My Uncle has just been diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by brighteyes7213, 5 Replies
...the hospital. There they told him that he has not only pnuemonia but his liver has completely failed and the he has full blown AIDS. They think that he has had it for 4 years due to how advanced it is. He is a insulin dependant diabetic as well.... Read more »

I need help. Is it possible to contract pneumonia

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...other symptoms at all. I have been perfectly fine the 8 months before this started happening. Can I have an advanced case of HIV and not know it? I am the perfect candidat for it. I know nobody with HIV, I was a jerk to females when I was... Read more »

medicine

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What is PEP stand for. will any medicine affect the HIV test result? such as the medicine " Piriton"?? Read more »