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HIV organ donation

I have been listed as an organ donor on my driver's license for almost 20 years (I am 40 now). I ser-converted last year. Do I need to remove that from my license? Can my organs be donated to an HIV+ person? I live in MD. Do they have a way to...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
...Hi TimYes it should be removed from your license. Unfortunately there is no safe way to use organs from HIV positive persons for transplant. Transplant to other HIV persons would risk superinfection with a different HIV variant that Read more »

Why!! The Denial Of Current AIDS organizations Federal Funded

Dr.Robert J. Frascino, MD I hope you Post this so it can seen and truth exposed about current HIV... Read more »

Trouble with AIDS Service Organization

Hello. I'm really not sure where best to go with this question, so here I am.I have been battling... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More Than 35 Million Working-Age Adults Living With HIV/AIDS, International Labor Organization Report Says

...Bangkok, Thailand, VOA News reports. ILO surveyed workers between the ages of 15 and 64 in 50 countries and found that HIV/AIDS is "one of the biggest causes of mortality in the working world," according to VOA News . The report, titled "... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

International Migration Organization Launches Cartoon Video to Promote HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign in Laos

...The International Organization of Migration on Thursday in Vientiane, Laos, launched a cartoon video to promote its national HIV/AIDS awareness campaign, the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies reports. The video -- titled "For Life,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

International Organization for Migration Continuing to Assist Zambia in Fighting HIV/AIDS Among Immigrants, Refugees

... The International Organization for Migration on Tuesday said it plans to continue to help Zambia fight HIV/AIDS, especially among immigrants and refugees, Xinhua/ People's Daily Online reports. Josiah Ogina, head of the IOM's Zambia... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ethiopia: International Organization for Migration Holds Teacher Training Seminar on HIV/AIDS, Human Trafficking

...teachers yesterday gathered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for a five-day seminar on combating human trafficking and the spread of HIV in the country, Agence France-Presse reports. A study by the International Organization for Migration found... Read more »
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Hiv survival on organic surfaces (e.g. skin, hair)

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...asking this question but I still have a question (maybe due to the fact that I do not have medical knowledge). We know that HIV does not survive for very long outside the body. Actually as soon as the body fluids that contains are dried then... Read more »

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