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How To Treat Hypogonadism When You Have Hiv

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HIV and Hyoggonadism....related??

Dr. Bob,Thanks for hosting such an informative site. A donation is on the way. A few months ago I had an encounter with a person of unknown HIV status. I have also, since then had bronchitis (along with a few other co-workers too though) and just...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...need to wait for at least three months after your potential exposure to get a definitive result on your HIV test.That said, hypogonadism can occur as a results of HIV disease, complications of HIV disease and/or anti-HIV disease medications. But... Read more »

POZ Testosterone Levels?

Hi Dr. Frascino: For the past 2 years I've been experiencing many symptoms of Hypogonadism (poor... Read more »
Articles
Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men with HIV Infection

... Introduction: A number of endocrine abnormalities have been reported in people infected with HIV. Among these, hypogonadism is well described, particularly as men progress to AIDS and in those who are wasting. Testosterone Read more »
The Body PRO

The Prevalence of Hypogonadism in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving HAART

... The prevalence of hypogonadism in HIV-infected patients receiving HAART (Poster Presentation TuPeB3180) Authored by M. Desyatnik, A. Baaj, A. Fisher (United Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Use of Testosterone in AIDS Wasting Syndrome

...Hypogonadism is often related to the effects of severe illness, malnutrition, and opportunistic infections. The condition in HIV-infected patients often manifests in loss of muscle mass, fatigue, and reduced quality of life. Loss of lean body... Read more »
The Body

Steps Forward: An Update From the 1st International Workshop on HIV & Aging

...lipids in HIV infected patients with BMI> 25 effect of testosterone replacement on bone density in HIV infected males with hypogonadism and osteopenia/osteoporosis interaction studies of cardiovascular medications and HIV antiretrovirals ... Read more »
Connect With Others

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Im new and want friends!=)

Posted by chula93, 1 Reply
...hey! i am new here. I have had HIV all my life. i was born with it. Anyway, i thought it would be nice to talk to other people. Dame un mesaje si tu quieres=) Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
...panic of something happening to me, such as a car crash, heart attack, even murder but I'm sure all our minds were far off from HIV. She said if she ever lost me, she would join me. That scares me the most. And she now has a 4 mo. old baby she... Read more »

My doctor is refusing to treat my HIV until I sign

Posted by Garth, 2 Replies
...Hello world, As a newly diagnosed HIV gay man, living in Edmonton Alberta, ( diagnosed 1 year now) I am facing what I beleive to be discrimination and bullying by Read more »