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Ask the Experts

What hospital would you suggest that I get a second opinion? (NON-HIV-RELATED KAPOSIS SARCOMA, 2010)

Dr. Robert,I am a 61 y/o gay male who is HIV negative and I have KS with HHV-8. I am being treated at Fox Chase Cancer Center. I use Panretin gel, however, I am not seeing significant progress. Is KS that rare in HIV neg. men?I am thinking about...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...second opinion, certainly Sloan-Kettering would be a good choice.There are several different types or classifications of non-HIV-related Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS). A complete discussion of each is beyond the scope of this forum, which is devoted to... Read more »

HIV or Hep C from Handling Hospital Blanket/Sheet?

Hi Doctor, your wisdom has put my mind at ease on many occasions, but this time I feel like I... Read more »

. Vincents Hospital Manhattan Comprehensive HIV Center

NEWS FOR Contact: Sujata SinhaIMMEDIATE RELEASE 212-981-5235WWW.SVCMC.ORG Mary Mooney ... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

QuickStats: Annual Rates* of Hospitalization With a Diagnosis of HIV/AIDS Among Persons Aged ≥45 Years, by Sex -- National Hospital Discharge Survey, United States, 1997-2007 †

...Abbreviation: HIV/AIDS = human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. * Per 10,000 population. † Annual hospitalizations estimated from hospital discharges during 1997-2007 with any-listed HIV/AIDS diagnoses codes... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Program in India Aims to Implement HIV/AIDS Services in Private Maternity Hospitals

...Society is launching a campaign that will focus on providing a comprehensive package of HIV/AIDS services to private maternity hospitals in the state in an effort to match services provided at government-run maternity hospitals , The Hindu ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Stephen Lewis Foundation Donates $300,000 to Hospital in Congo to Address Sexual Violence, HIV/AIDS

... The Stephen Lewis Foundation on Monday announced that it will provide $300,000 to the Panzi Hospital in the Democratic Republic of Congo to support survivors of sexual violence and women living with HIV/AIDS, VOA News reports Read more »
The Body PRO

Making HIV Testing Part of All Hospital Admissions at St. Vincent's Hospital in New York City

...not offering their patients HIV testing. 2 Antonio E. Urbina, M.D. A lot of patients without insurance use hospitals as their primary care, so [there are] a lot of missed opportunities to diagnose patients. For example, a... Read more »
Connect With Others

hiv AND having a hysterestomy

Posted by debfree, 2 Replies
...I would like to know is there anyone out there that has had a hysterectomy with hiv. Is it safe and how are you doing now Read more »

Seeking HIV+ nonsmokers and smokers for NYC study

Posted by notices1
...physical exam, Electrocardiogram (EKG), blood, urine tests, breathing test and chest x-ray, and if eligible $200 for an overnight hospital stay for a bronchoscopy procedure. Please call Mylene at 646-962-2672 IRB Approved Protocol #0005004440... Read more »

on the rollercoaster of HIV

Posted by pozpete, 1 Reply
...and only being able to see social workers and not getting an appt with a specialist, I went into the emergency room of a good hospital. Because of all my symptoms (night sweats, high temp, extreme swelling of lymph nodes in my neck, extreme... Read more »

hiv viral load

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Galatowitsch is a health care consultant. Antonio Urbina is the director of clinical HIV and AIDS education at St. Vincent's Hospital. Timothy Law Snyder is a professor of mathematics and computer science at Fairfield University. In the summer... Read more »