How To Manage Pml When You Are Hiv Positive
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Patrick in Redding,I'm stunned that an ER physician would so readily dismiss an AIDS patient that had a seizure!!!! A very thorough evaluation was warranted. Assuming it was caused by smoking medical marijuana demonstrates very poor... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,1. Thanks for your support regarding "Mr. Senseless's" rant.2. As I mentioned, PML can be difficult to diagnose, but all competent HIV specialists should be well aware of this devastating opportunistic infection.3. I don't... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,I'd suggest your daughter find a more competent HIV disease specialist. I'll repost below some information about locating HIV specialist physicians.
Dr. BobPML mis-diagnosed by Infectious Disease Specialist Nov 1, 2009How in... Read more »
Program for Wellness RestorationI am so glad you survived PML!Some people are discordant responders to HAART. Their viral load becomes undetectable but their CD4 cells do not increase a lot.The choice of HAART combo may make a difference in those patients. There seems to be a... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousI am a social worker/case manager in a Neuro Rehab program in Level II Trauma Center. I am HIV+. I would like to move into the HIV/AIDS in Tampa Bay, preferably Pinellas Cty. Read more »
Posted by ScotCharles, 2 RepliesHey guys,
Just recently, a number of people I know who have been HIV+ for more than 20 years have died of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy(PML) and liver failure. I wonder if anyone else had similiar experience?
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Posted by corkeesdadPML Disease: What is it?
Ocala : FL : USA | Jun 25, 2010
You may be asking yourself what exactly it is. PML stands for Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy. The majority of the population carries the Polyomavirus... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesAnyone out there dealt with, any positive feedback or helpful information. THe Doctors basically thought my husband was going to die within about two months when he was diagnosed in May (he's been pos for 12 years) They put him back on meds (he had... Read more »
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