Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Liver Disease With Hiv

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Alcoholic Liver Disease and HIV

I have recently been diagnosed with two things: alcoholic liver damage (moderate), and HIV. How will my body tolerate the medications? And for how long? Are there any medications for HIV that do not need to go through the liver? Please answer...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Treatment for HIV is very important to slow down liver disease progression. Several studies suggest that suppression of HIV is a good thing for the liver. Many of the newer drugs developed Read more »

Liver Disease and HIV

HiI wrote you before but you never answered my question. My cousin's 3 year old son was just... Read more »

serious liver diseases with full blown aids

my boyfriend has full blown aids he has had it for over 20yrs now and is on the cocktail. he is a... Read more »
Articles
The Body PRO

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Is Common in HAART-Experienced Patients; Several HIV- and Antiretroviral-Related Factors May Play Role

...Italy to have a metabolic risk profile [taken]. The study I'm presenting here is entitled, "Evolution of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease [NAFLD] in HIV-Infected Patients: Incidence, Characteristics, and Predictors." 1 Giovanni... Read more »
The Body PRO

Liver Diseases and HIV

... Real Player for Windows or Macintosh) Pegylated Interferon Plus Ribavirin for the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C in HIV-Infected Patients (Abstract 42) Speaker: V. Soriano Authored by Soriano, V.; García-Samaniego, J.; Pérez-Olmeda,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/HCV Coinfection Increases Rate of Liver Disease, Mortality, Study Says

... People living with both HIV and hepatitis C are more likely to develop liver disease and have a higher mortality rate than those living with HIV or HCV, according to a study published in the April issue of the Read more »
The Body PRO

Section on Liver Diseases

...Reinus, Head of the Hepatology Section at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York, discussed the clinical aspects of liver disease in patients with AIDS. The approach to the patient with AIDS and liver disease must consider... Read more »
Connect With Others

Excellent article on HIV & aging, "New York" mag.

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 Replies
... "Another Kind of AIDS Crisis" A striking number of HIV patients are living longer but getting older fastershowing early signs of dementia and bone Read more »

Ageing with AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...anything until April 2004 after I spent a month in hospital with PCP. Since 2004, I have had a cascade of problems including liver disease, pancreatitis, prostate infections, neuropathy, muscular weakness, osteoarthritis, congestive heart... Read more »

What's the deal?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...that HIV treatments and sooo much better now then ever. well if they are so good, why are soooo many people still dying from AIDS in countries with good health care? (US, UK, Canada) Read more »

The treatment information of Liver diseases

Posted by wang
... I am the administrator of the forum which provides discussion to patients with liver diseases (hepatitis c, fatty liver, liver cancer, liver cirrhosis, and NASH liver). You can get much useful information about liver health Read more »