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Low Phosphates And Hiv

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high Alkaline phosphate & HIV or Hbs

Hi, thanks for respondingI had protected vaginal sex with a prostitute 5 months ago.i also had oral sex on her and also fingering. i had some cut on my lips. after 3 days of high amount of stress of getting HIV i met three people told me that i have...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I would suggest HCV RNA testing, hepatitis A IgM and hepatitis B surface antigen testing since it is not clear to me that this was done. In light of the increase in alkaline phosphatase, an ultrasound is reasonable too to rule out any gallstone... Read more »

4th time, pls help

Hello DoctorWell come back,I have asked this question 3 times before and i know you are quite busy,... Read more »

Low phosphate

Hello,My doctor tells me that my phosphate levels are low. This has been going on for several... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole, Cotrimoxazole

...possible. Also let your health care provider know if you have liver disease, kidney disease, or a shortage of the enzyme glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD). What About Drug Resistance? Whenever you take medication, be sure to take all... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...PI-containing regimens. Tenofovir (Viread) has been associated with bone thinning over time in randomized studies, possibly related to phosphate wasting on this drug. A large study that randomized patients to continuous therapy versus... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Chemistry Panel

...major component of bones. Low levels of phosphorus for a long period of time can cause damage to bones, nerves and muscles. High phosphate levels are most often due to kidney failure. Glucose is sugar, which is broken down in the cells to... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Dapsone (Avlosulfon) provider about whether dapsone is the best drug for them. Some people have low levels of an enzyme known as glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase or G6PD. Up to 15% of African-American men, and many men of Mediterranean ancestry have this... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Believing you're Ok

Posted by worried22yo, 5 Replies
...diagnosed symptoms. I am doing better. I think I am going to give blood maybe just to make sure since I hear they screen for HIV-2, etc. Opinions? Good luck to everyone! Read more »

anti fosfolipidos

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know if a positive tests for antibodies against anti fosfolipidos can have anything to do with HIV? Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »