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If I Have Nhl Do I Have Hiv

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HIV and Follicular NHL

My brother is 37 HIV positive now for 12yrs. He survived 3 1/2 years ago stage IV Hodgkins Disease after agressive ABVD chemotherapy. He has now been diagnosed with tumors in his mediastinum, Iliac, he has one pressing on his trachea and also has...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...are back, if you and your brother remain confused or concerned about treatment options, getting a second opinion from another AIDS oncologist (perhaps at a major medical research center) would be in order. My brother was diagnosed with stage IV... Read more »

Do people without HIV, but with NHL have low CD4's? Timing of diagnosis

Dr Dezube,thank you for your valuable time helping people with HIV/AIDS.You certainly have a place... Read more »

HIV & NHL

I'm a 50 yo man VIH positive since 1992, cd4=970 VL=<0. My treatment is: Emtriva 200mg qid, Norvir... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Lymphoma

...They multiply rapidly and form tumors. Lymphoma of the brain or spinal cord is called central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma. AIDS-related lymphoma is sometimes called Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL). In 1985, the Centers for Disease Control added... Read more »
Project Inform

Who Is At Risk for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma?

...fragments called immunoglobulin free light chains in predicting non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) in people living with HIV. NHL is an AIDS-associated cancer. The risk for NHL increases as CD4 counts decline, though only a relatively small minority... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

An Overview of the Biology and Viral Pathogenesis of Lymphoproliferative Disorders in HIV-Infected Patients

...Kaposi's sarcoma and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. These two malignancies and invasive cervical carcinoma are the only recognized AIDS-defining cancers. 5 Hodgkin's lymphoma was not included as an AIDS-defining illness by the Center for Disease... Read more »
The Body PRO

HHV-8 and Kaposi's Sarcoma

...589) Authored by H. Tam, Z. Zhang, L. P. Jacobson, J. B. Margolick, L. Kingsley, J. Chmiel, and R. Detels for the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study View the original abstract Many clinicians have observed the decreasing rate of opportunistic... Read more »
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need Some Light Shed On My situation Please

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
...Be. Can Anyone Help Shed Light On My Situation. Thank You Ron And If Anyone Could Tell Me What The Sympotoms Are NEeded For Aids. Or Whatever This Is Id Be Greatly Apreciated. Please Dont Suger Coat It. Id Like The Hard Truth. Read more »

Need Lymphoma Advice?

Posted by JCraig
...up 1 on 1 with a survivor who closely matches your stats. I am a First Connection volunteer and am lucky enough to talk with HIV+ men with Lymphoma all around the country to share my story complete with struggles and success. Contact your local... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

do you have aids and are over 50

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm doing a paper on 50 and over living with AIDS. I would love you input on when u first got the virus and do u think older people with AIDS have enough support or kind of the Read more »