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Is Sinus Infection A Sign Of AIDS

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see the HIV specialist or primary care for sinus infection?

I was confirmed positive in March 2006, previous test Dec 2005 and my most recent tests reveal Vl 661/cd 664. Dr says stay calm, live sensible moderate life and you will be right for years, good things coming by the time you might hit the wall so to...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...If you have a bacterial sinus infection then you should take antibiotics to speed recovery. Although there is some risk of selection of resistant organisms with repeated Read more »

hiv meds and sinusitis treatment

I have severe sinusitis and my doctor prescribed me zinnat twice a day 500mg and also... Read more »
Articles
Women Alive

Sinusitis: Symptoms And Relief

...Sinus Infection called sinusitis is a common problem affecting many people with HIV. It can happen at any time, yet is more severe and difficult Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Sinusitis: All Stuffed Up and Nowhere To Go

...depleted immune capacity. Although sinusitis is relatively common among people with HIV, it can be very debilitating and painful. Sinus infections become chronic (last more than 30 days) in about half of all cases. What Are Sinuses? Sinuses are... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...likely to get flu complications that result in being hospitalized and occasionally result in death. Pneumonia , bronchitis, sinus infections and ear infections are examples of flu-related complications. The flu can also make chronic health... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

... Candidiasis of the Esophagus (Esophageal Candidiasis) Usually occurs at very low CD4 cell counts (less than 100) An AIDS-defining opportunistic infection Major symptom is painful swallowing (dysphagia) Often diagnosed via... Read more »
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Sinus infection

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Just wondering, does a sinus infection have anything to do with ars? had a sinus infection and then bad headache for 2 weeks. Low risk so I doubt its hiv but still Read more »

Allergies/sinus infections....symptoms or NOT!???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I see where a lot of people are asking about their current allergies or sinus infections. Worrying that they might be symptoms of HIV. Most everyone answers "no....those are not symptoms"..... Yet, not to be the Read more »

MY SINUS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...My sinus infection still hasnt gone away and it only happens at night. Could this be HIV ? Im going to get a test soon but i just want to know if Read more »

Uh oh. Allergies/Sinus infection...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...sinus drainage in my throat. I went to the dr. today and he's pretty convinced I have alleriges, along with a little bit of a sinus infection. I know, and have read even, that HIV+ people have more trouble with these kind of things, than... Read more »