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If I Have Cmv Do I Have Hiv

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CMV and HIV

Hello,I just read an article which reads that CMV infection coupled with HIV infection quadriples the chances of an HIV-infected person progressing to AIDS. Is this true? If so, is there anything I should ask my doctor regarding this mattter?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
A very high percentage of adults are infected with CMV (+ CMV antibodies). I haven't seen data that those with CMV+ antibody status are 4 times more likely to progress to AIDS. If there is active CMV disease then that is one of the AIDS... Read more »

CMV and HIV

Hello,A close (but secretive) relative of mine has battled a CMV infection a few years ago. At the... Read more »

CMV/HIV

HI, SOMEONE WROTE IN THAT THEY WERE TESTING NEGATIVE ON HIV TESTS BUT POS ON CMV. COULD YOU... Read more »
Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Canadian Researchers Point to CMV as a Problem for the Immune System

The widespread availability of potent anti-HIV combination therapy (commonly called ART or HAART) has led to improved health and prospects of prolonged survival among many HIV-positive people in Canada and other high-income countries. ART works by... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Important STDS

Chancroid    Cytomegalovirus Infections    Molluscum Contagiosum Pubic ("Crab") Lice    Scabies    HTLV-I and II As medical science has become more precise in diagnosing infectious diseases, the list of known sexually transmitted... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

What Is CMV? How Is CMV Treated? Can CMV Be Prevented? How Do I Choose a Treatment for CMV? The Bottom Line What Is CMV? Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a virus that can cause an opportunistic infection (see Fact Sheet 500 .) The virus is... Read more »
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Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

Table of Contents Introduction How Is CMV Spread? How Do I Prevent CMV Infection? How Can I Tell If I Have CMV Infection? How Do I Prevent CMV Disease? Can I Ever Stop Preventive Therapy How Can I Tell if I Have CMV Disease? How Do... Read more »
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cmv/hiv coinfection

Posted by frankie7878, 2 Replies
My girlfriend has cmv from a liver transplant and I allso got it from her. than we broke up and I had sex with a woman who had hiv unprotected. I started to get sore trqot and puss right after and had to go on antibitics. than I went back with my... Read more »

cmv ebv do i have hiv too

Posted by schokoo, 1 Reply
i have cmv and ebv both vca igg positive in high levels but vca igm negative. do i seroconvert late for hive then. does it mean that i have hiv to. i have tested duo test for hiv out to 100 days. ?? Read more »

cmv

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Ive had all the hiv symptoms and tested neg at 4 months,but just tested pos for cmv.Ive heard with cmv the symptoms can be the same as hiv.Does anyone have or know much about cmv is it a serious disease and how long do symptoms last with it im still... Read more »

HPV CMV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
When do these show up in HIV infection

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