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Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests II: Viral Load, Resistance and Tropism

Table of Contents Lab Tests Are Important Tools Viral Load Test Resistance Test Tropism Test Hypersensitivity Test for Ziagen Bottom Line Lab Tests Are Important Tools Having regular lab tests is a necessary part of caring for your health. Ifyou are living with HIV (HIV+), lab tests are especially important tools thathelp you and your health care provider keep track of how you are doing in thefollowing areas: Immune...
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pasty film covering skin after showering

I have a pasty film that covers my skin after I shower. I can roll it off, and if I let it dry it turns into thick brown scaly stuff that sits on my skin. I have also noticed that my skin has become very fragile and thin. I often have bleeding...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
I don't think it's very likely that your skin problems are HIV-related. Steroid creams can cause thinning of the skin and it's possible that when you're towelling off that the rubbing causes some minor bleeding into the skin.... Read more »

Really think a film can defeat President Dubya?!?!?!

Yes it was a great film and when I got done watching it I was thinking that he is done for sure.. But I'd have to say that I'm about as sure as that as I am about my HIV negative status.One question I can't get answered when looking...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Mad P, Well, I don't know if Fahrenheit 9/11 can defeat (re-defeat!) Dubya, but it sure is obvious the Bushies are not happy that the film has hit the 80 million mark already! Did you know some movie chains in the square red States are... Read more »

White film In Mouth

I was recently diagnosed with HIV. CD4 is about 300 VL 34,000. Just started medication. After I brush my teeth some mornings there is a white film that creates a few minutes afterwards, I can take in off with my hand or a tissue. Can you explain...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
At this moderate level of immune disease (CD4 in the 200-350 range), minor opportunistic infections can occur. White film in the mouth may be a number of things, the two most common being oral hairy leukoplakia (OHL) and oral thrush. You should... Read more »

CMV-related

Dear Dr. Bob,I have written to you 2 years ago when I was convinced that I was infected with HIV through a vaginal fluid contact with a fresh skin laceration on my thumb. When after a year I tested negative I couldn't thank you enough and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Without the benefit of seeing your laboratory studies, reviewing your medical history and performing a physical examination, it is difficult for me to provide advice for your problem.While I have no doubt you have immunological evidence... Read more »
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FEATURE FILM ABOUT HIV - LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS

Posted by Anonymous
A new drama / documentary film drama about a young heterosexual man living with HIV.

We have been trying to get this film made for the last two years - Having failed to get major funding, we have decided to shoot it anyway. We are looking for... Read more »

HIV/AIDS films needed immediately

Posted by dayalsingh, 2 Replies
we are looking to acquire HIV/AIDS films for showing on television channels in India on no profit no loss basis as
noble cause.Any help from members regarding the sources of films producers,library,govt organisation wherein we can get it free or at... Read more »

My close relative has HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have evidence that one of my closest relatives is HIV positive. My relative has not been open about it and lives as if nothing has changed. The only concern is that my relative is still dating but I really doubt if his partners are aware. I... Read more »

live-in relative with HIV/AIDS

Posted by qwerty, 4 Replies
i overheard a conversation from my lil brother concerning he might have hiv/aids; he is under 18 years old but i also heard in the conversation he's been sexually involved with other boys and men. he doesnt know i heard all this and now im... Read more »