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How Long Will I Live With Full Blown Aids

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Definition of long-term survivor full blown AIDS.

Although one of the articles at this site has answered this, regarding CDC defined cases of AIDS, as the current(1998) average life span of a long term survivor of AIDS,following a bout with an AIds related opportunistic infection, to be 3 years....
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
...That data is from natural history studies in the era of less than potent HIV therapy. People can certainly live much longer now with AIDS because of more effective therapy and antibiotics to protect them from opportunistic infections. Some people Read more »

when dementia sets in with full blow aids,

How long can a person live with Dementia when they have full blown aids? Read more »

Full blown aids

I just found out my oldest brother has aids. How long do people with full blown aids usually... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

...available. They all involve having productsinjected or surgically implanted to fill out hollows in the face. This canrestore facial fullness. Temporary and permanent fillers are available.Temporary fillers usually last from three to 12 months and... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How HIV Drugs Get Approved

...markers are laboratory values such as viral load or CD4 cell counts. In 1997, the FDA approved the use of surrogate markers for full approval of new HIV drugs. Clinical trials should include people like those who will use the drug. But... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Clinical Trials

...However, even if a druggets accelerated approval, the drug company must continue doing long-termresearch on the drug for it to get full approval. Should I Participate in a Clinical Trial? Choosing to participate in a clinical trial... Read more »
The Body

HIV Testing 101

...Risky Is It? (An Article to Help You Decide if You Need to Get Tested) For more info on HIV testing, be sure to browse our full listing of overviews, news and research articles . If you'd like to get tested for HIV, talk to your doctor or ... Read more »
Connect With Others

how long do you live with HIV?

Posted by Nicole_herpes, 3 Replies
...how long do you live with HIV? I am 1 month. I am feel alone after i know it. But i i just find friends at HIV dating site, such asn Read more »

How to Live With HIV

Posted by judy
...As few as 10 years ago, AIDS was considered an automatic death sentence. From the time a person developed full-blown AIDS to the time of death was generally a couple of years or less. Thanks to new medications, the face of HIV/AIDS is changing Read more »

How long do I have?

Posted by SaltyWater, 4 Replies
...early and leave my family behind. Will JIV stop me getting to 50 assuming I take meds and they work Any advise could be GRATEFULLY recieved. Thank You Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...produces antibodies to fight it , by which time it is too late. People with HIV can look and feel normal and may not develop full-blown AIDS for several years. * Early symptoms include chronic fatigue, diarrhea, fever, weight loss, mental... Read more »