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Hiv Lymphoma

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HIV RELATED LYMPHOMA

Fistly I apologise for choosing you to ask these questions, but you drew the short straw! Actually I hoped you might be able to answer them.I have recently been diagnosed with HIV related Lyphoma which is displaying all the weird HIV none sensical...
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
...Unlikely that steroids taken for only four days would mask a temp spike for 3 weeks. Yes, in many HIV infected patients receiving treatment for lymphoma, we see a reduction in CD4 count, in addition to a reduction in other white Read more »

Do you have to have HIV to get lymphoma of the brain?

Do you have to have HIV to get lymphoma of the brain [also known as primary central nervous system... Read more »

concerning hiv/lymphoma b cell may 22nd

Doctor Holodniy could you post this for the person that wrote hiv/lymphoma b cell.I was diagnosised... Read more »
Articles
The Center for AIDS

Systemic Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Persons with HIV Infection

...important. Indeed HIV-associated cancers have already emerged as a leading cause of death among patients with AIDS. 1 Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) and Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL) are the two most prominent... Read more »
The Body PRO

Treatment of AIDS Lymphoma (AIDS-NHL)

...Several interesting presentations about potential advances in the treatment of AIDS-related non-Hodgkin's lymphoma were made. This disease has been plagued with a high rate of incomplete responses as well as Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Lymphoma

...They multiply rapidly and form tumors. Lymphoma of the brain or spinal cord is called central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma. AIDS-related lymphoma is sometimes called Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL). In 1985, the Centers for Disease Control added... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...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 sarcoma, certain types of lymphoma, and cervical cancer. Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) KS was... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV and Lymphoma

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm wondering if anyone out there is struggling with the double whammy of HIV and non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. I'm trying to connect to share information, etc., or just for general support. Read more »

Need Lymphoma Advice?

Posted by JCraig
...up 1 on 1 with a survivor who closely matches your stats. I am a First Connection volunteer and am lucky enough to talk with HIV+ men with Lymphoma all around the country to share my story complete with struggles and success. Contact your local... Read more »

Lymphoma?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...looked at my mouth and throat. I've tested negative after the six month period with no further exposures and wondering am I hiv negative with some other problems going on possibly? Or what other test should I take, I took elisa(antibody)test... Read more »

HIV / Cancer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have gone through two diagnoses within a few months of each other this year: HIV + and Lymphoma (Hodgkins Disease). I have been treated for the HIV since my dx in April, and doing fine so far. I am currently Read more »