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Is Mononucleosis Linked To Hiv

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MONONUCLEOSIS POSITIVA PUEDE SER HIV

HOLAEL MES PASADO ME HICIERON UN ESTUDIO DE SANGRE EN EL QUE EL HIV DIO NO REACTIVO, PERO POR UNA IRREGULARIDAD EN EL MISMO ME ENVIARON UNO DE MONONUCLEOSIS, (ADEMAS TENIA GANGLIOS INFLAMADOS EN EL CUELLO CON MOLESTIAS), DIO POSITIVO A LA...
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
No,son 2 condiciones totalmente diferentes y no relacionadas.Si usted entiende que exista la posibilidad de una coinfeccion concurrente que pudiese retrasar la conversion en el periodo de ventana , entonces la mejor opcion es realizarse una prueba... Read more »

mononucleosis as an indicator of acute hiv infection

I have read that during acute hiv infection, a mono-like illness is quite common. If someone was... Read more »

Mononucleosis and CD4 count

I had a confirmed negative HIV test in 2/05 and a positive test in 9/05. I experienced a prolonged... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More HIV Infections Linked to Injection Drug Use in East Africa, Report Finds

A growing number of HIV infections in East Africa are linked to injection drug use (IDU), according to a new report (.pdf) from the Center for Strategic and International Studies, VOA News reports (DeCapua, 4/29). CSIS sent a team to study the... Read more »
National AIDS Housing Coalition

Breaking the Link Between Homelessness and HIV

Homelessness is both a cause and an effect of HIV infection. People coping with homelessness are at greater risk of becoming infected with HIV and people living with HIV/AIDS experience high rates of housing loss and instability. Homelessness... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Good Antidepressant Pill-Taking Linked to Better Antiretroviral Pill-Taking

In a study of U.S. veterans with HIV infection and depression, people who took antidepressant drugs according to schedule (good adherence) also took their antiretrovirals according to schedule most of the time. 1 This finding is important because... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Current Use of HIV Protease Inhibitors Not Linked to Sudden Death

Current or recent use (within a year) of HIV protease inhibitors was not associated with a composite endpoint of sudden death or first non-hemorrhagic stroke, a new study suggests. However, a secondary analysis found such an association with... Read more »
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Lean esto (mononucleosis)!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
LEAN ESTO POR FAVOR Y QUITENSE EL MIEDO DE IR AL MEDICO.

Tener romances pasajeros y dar besos al por mayor implica gran riesgo para la salud, ya que existe la posibilidad de contraer un padecimiento llamado mononucleosis.

Tambin conocida como la... Read more »

HIV/AIDS site link

Posted by Anonymous
An interesting link with some information you may not have seen before... check it out - http://www.polder.net/aids/index.htm

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Just Diagnosed with HPV...possible link to HIV?

Posted by am2394, 3 Replies
Hi all,
I had a possible HIV exposure in late July...i am a 21 year old female. I had unprotected sex with the friend of a friend. he did not ejaculate inside me. i have no reason to think he is HIV+, but he is the first person i have ever been... Read more »

Early HIV Treatment Failure Linked to Didanosine/T

Posted by TwinsDad, 1 Reply
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 23 - The combination of the antiretroviral agents didanosine, tenofovir, and efavirenz is associated with a high virological failure rate in treatment-naive patients with HIV, British investigators report.

Dr. Desmond... Read more »