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Hiv Cerebral Lesions

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Brain Lesions

Dear Doc, Wondering if you could provide me with some information. First let me preface saying that if i've misposted this question to wrong category please feel free to foward it appropriately. That said a slight amount of background I have always...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...You don't mention which HIV drugs you are taking (this is the side effects of HIV treatment forum). The opportunistic infection forum on The Body is no longer Read more »

Brain Lesion- medicine related?

Hi, I live in Boston and had an MRI at my hospital that showed a lesion in the corpus coll. The... Read more »

Brain Lesions

Two years ago I was diagnosed with HIV and brain lesions. Eventually the brain lesion cause my... Read more »
The Well Project


...death. A normally-functioning immune system plays a role in limiting the occurrence of cancer. Due to immune suppression, HIV-positive people are more vulnerable to several kinds of cancer, three of which lead to an AIDS diagnosis: Kaposi's... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV and the Brain

...and radiography (X-rays), may reveal characteristic physical features associated with specific OIs. The location and number of lesions -- single or multiple, symmetric or asymmetric, affecting gray or white matter -- can suggest specific causes. ... Read more »
Brown Medical School

Ask the Expert: Case Study -- Newly-Admitted Patient With a Penile Lesion

...identifying the etiologic pathogen if response to initial therapy is poor. 4 Finally, the association between GUD and risk for HIV has been shown consistently. 12 HIV antibody testing should be included in the evaluation of all patients... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and the Brain

... Table of Contents Introduction HIV-Associated Brain Problems Diagnosing MCMD and HAD Treatment for MCMD and HAD Help for Memory Problems Taking Care Read more »
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brain lesion

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...spinal tap which was negative for jc virus i then had a brain biopsy whitch was neg so i dont have pml but i still have the lesion and neurological deficeits and now am at a lost for cause i have 475t-cells undetecteble viral load any ideas would... Read more »

lesiones cutaneas

Posted by tronco2
...alguien me puede decir de que manera se presentan las lesiones cutaneas? gracias. Read more »

KS lesions

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know if KS lesions appear and disappear spontaneously? I noticed a red-purple mark(looks like little blood blisters) on my leg less than one/half Read more »

Oral Lesions

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...3 months after possible exposure i have a small hard bump on the roof of my mouth. Is this common with HIV symptoms? Read more »