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Non Progressive Hiv

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Non progressing HIV with chronic HBV

Doctor,I discovered in the last year that I am HIV positive, the result of exposure from over 15 years ago. My viral load has continued to be under 4000 for the last year and my cd4 at around 650-700 with no drugs. I have been classified a Long Term...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
What I normally do is to treat with interferon first for 2 months to sensitize the t cells. Peg will be easier to tolerate, although there is no data yet for HBV. At two months I add lamivudine at 150 twice per day plus famciclovir 500 2-3 times per... Read more »

HIV+, non-progressive?

I was recently diagnosed and my cd4 count was 1222 and my VRL was 52, after major abdominal surgery... Read more »

Non-progressive????

I am newly diagnosed but have had the disease for 2 years. I've had 2 HIV tests and they both... Read more »
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World Health Organization

New Progress and Guidance on HIV Treatment

Update on People Receiving HIV Treatment Read the 2010 guidelines Antiretroviral Treatment for HIV Infection in Adults and Adolescents (PDF). The number of people receiving lifesaving antiretroviral treatment (ART) reached 5.2 million... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

Another Integrase Inhibitor -- Elvitegravir (GS-9137) -- Progresses in Development

Integrase inhibitors continue to be the most exciting agents in the new armamentarium for the treatment of HIV infection. During the past few conferences we have viewed the results of several studies on two compounds that have progressively advanced... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Attachment Inhibitor Shows Some Progress in Trials

Programs that have sought to develop anti-HIV drugs (of all classes) have sometimes produced candidate compounds that may appear potent in laboratory experiments with cells. However, when these compounds are later tested in people, they sometimes... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

Probable Acquisition of Multi-Drug-Resistant HIV in Man With Subsequent Rapid HIV Disease Progression: Reality and Reaction

The case report of a man in New York City who apparently was recently infected with HIV resistant to 3 antiretroviral classes and subsequently suffered rapid progression to AIDS has evoked alarm throughout the community of HIV/AIDS clinicians,... Read more »