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Hiv Prognosis With Haart

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HIV positive - question about life expectancy (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2010) (PROGNOSIS, 2010)

I have just had a 5 week test result come back positive.I couldnt get answer from my doc, so wanted to ask you.How long can people with HIV live on HAART? - I know there isnt one figure- just wondering if there are ball park figures?Any info would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...diagnosis, etc. I'll repost below some information about life expectancy from the archives.Dr. Bob How Long?(LIFE EXPECTANCY) (PROGNOSIS) Dec 12, 2008If you are infected by HIV would you have a normal life span like any other human without?How... Read more »

OHL and on stable HAART

Hi Dr Keith,My Partner is HIV / HEP C positive and has been on Atripla for about under a year - CD4... Read more »

Aging/AIDS/Prognosis

In the early 1990s I was diagnosed as having AIDS based on a CD4 count below 100, wasting syndrome,... Read more »
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Data on HIV Disease Prognosis 5 Years After Initiating HAART

...Collaboration consists of 12 large cohorts from countries in Europe and North America. The collaboration was established to estimate the prognosis of HIV treatment-naive patients initiating HAART. The 3-year data were previously published in The... Read more »
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HAART Reduces Incidence and Improves Long-Term Prognosis of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

...well established that HAART reverses the increase in lymphoma incidence. Even less well explored is the impact of HAART on the prognosis of lymphoma, when it does occur. Details of This Study Wolf et al reported on 214 cases of ARL treated at... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Prognosis for HIV/AIDS Patients Could Be Better Determined After Patients Begin Antiretroviral Treatment, Study Says

...Prognosis for HIV/AIDS patients might be better determined after the patient has received six months of antiretroviral therapy rather Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...1998;92:3105). The availability of potent combinations of drugs that specifically block HIV replication has dramatically improved the prognosis for HIV-infected individuals. Such an effect would not be seen if HIV did not have a central role in... Read more »
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Medication and Nightmares

Posted by whyyyyyy, 1 Reply
...consequences of my actions can be life threatening. That is my reality of having HIV. While the regimens have vastly improved the prognosis of HIV/AIDS to those who are live with this affliction, taking meds is no sweet ride. I am at a point in... Read more »

CDC says HAART is to blaim

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...proportions of deaths with the following conditions Deaths from Non-AIDS-Related Diseases Have Increased as a Proportion of Deaths of HIV-Infected Persons since the Advent of HAART Atlanta, GA Results: From 1992 through 2000, we observed a total... Read more »

Newly Diagnosed, Medication Overload!

Posted by whyyyyyy, 2 Replies
...consequences of my actions can be life threatening. That is my reality of having HIV. While the regimens have vastly improved the prognosis of HIV/AIDS to those who are live with this affliction, taking meds is no sweet ride. I am at a point in... Read more »

HIV / AIDS DOCS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...almost half are women, and most are younger than 25. Antiretroviral medications have only recently become available in Kiev; the prognosis for the many HIV-infected Ukrainians is as bleak as it was for American patients in the pre-HAART era. ... Read more »