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How To Manage Cancer When You Have Hiv

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Hi, My father was diagnosed with Throat Cancer in lymph nodes year ago and treatment had gone well and it was well in control. But the infection's started to occur in his mouth and this had doctor's check for him for HIV. And the dreaded news came...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unrecognized and consequently untreated for such a long time that the immune system becomes so decimated (deficient) that opportunistic malignancies and infections begin to occur! Regarding your dad, certainly aggressive management of his various... Read more »

HIV & Bladder Cancer

I was tested positive in 2009 and just a week ago, my doctor confrmed that I have adenocarcinoma of... Read more »

Relation of cancer to hiv

I was just diagnosed with possible pre cancerous cells on my cervix.Iwas diagnosed with hiv about 8... Read more »
The Body PRO

HIV-Related Cancers: Emerging Trends and Management Issues

...Dr. Alexandra Levine, from the University of Southern California, gave a comprehensive overview of HIV-related malignancies, including Kaposi's sarcoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and anogenital cancers. Kaposi's sarcoma The evidence is now quite... Read more »
The Body

IAC Day 4: Malignancies and People Living With HIV/AIDS

...meeting, researchers from the United States, France, Canada, and Romania presented findings on the important clinical topic of malignancies that can develop in people with HIV/AIDS. Scientists from the U.S. National Cancer Institute reported... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Cancer in the HIV-Infected Population

... AIDS-Defining Cancers Non-AIDS-Defining Malignancies Discussion Immune Evasion and Modulation: Key Strategies for Viral Persistence Further Reading References Cancer is Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...carry. The FDA recently approved a new DNA test that identifies the two HPV strains (types 16, 18) responsible for most cervical cancers. At the moment, the new DNA test, called Cervista HPV 16/18, is not available in doctors' offices, but should... Read more »
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Fighting HIV with cancer drugs

Posted by new2this2010, 3 Replies
Looks very very promising: Read more »

Fighting HIV with cancer drugs

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
Looks very very promising: Read more »

AIDS and Cancer

Posted by soimnotalone, 3 Replies
...Is there anyone out there facing AIDS and Cancer? Did you feel like you had to chose between the lesser of 2 evils Read more »

First HIV+ Runner With Terminal Brain Cancer Has C

Posted by 1247
...First HIV+ Runner With Terminal Brain Cancer Has Completed the NYC Marathon My name is Richard M. Brodsky. I am HIV-positive and have terminal brain cancer, and I completed Read more »