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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Hepatitis

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Mycoplasma, pelvic inflammatory disease, HIV

Few years back I had PID due to mycoplasma. Can mycoplasma cause HIV, do I have to be concerned about that?Thank you in advance....
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
You can get HIV from sex just like other sexually transmitted infections. They do not cause one another but share modes of transmission.DW... Read more »

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

I was wondering why this disease in my case (a result) from long term hiv is not being addressed... Read more »

Anti-Inflammatory Meds

Hi Doctor:I'm 41 yrs old and started on Atripla in Aug. '07. I also take Lexapro (18... Read more »
Articles
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Inflammatory Cells Linked to Earlier Death From AIDS, Hepatitis C

This article was reported by AIDSMEDS . AIDSMEDS reported on a study of the effect of inflammatory cells on alcohol abusers who are HIV positive or coinfected with HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV). Researchers from Boston University followed 400... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

Study Examines Pro-Inflammatory Responses in HIV/HCV-Coinfected Injection Drug Users

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. It is these women and men who are transforming HIV treatment and care. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Alcohol Abuse Plus Pro-Inflammatory Molecules Equal Early Death in HIV Patients

A study led by researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) provides new insight into the impact that pro-inflammatory molecules have on early death in HIV patients who abuse alcohol. The findings of the study, unique in its... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Inflammatory Debate Over When to Start

The CD4 cell count at which combination antiretroviral therapy should be started is a central, unresolved issue in the care of HIV-1-infected patients. -- When to Start Consortium, "Timing of Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy in AIDS-free HIV-1... Read more »
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Sexually transmitted diseases. TB. Hepatitis.

Posted by dsaklad, 1 Reply
When getting tested it's a good idea to get tested for
  a. sexually transmitted diseases,
      pharyngeal throat... Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by capeac, 1 Reply
Finalment tras dar de nuevo negativo en una prueba de VIH (I y II) me he quedado realmente mucho ms tranquilo. El caso es que en el ltimo anlisis tambin me realizaron las pruebas de todas las hepatits (A, B y C) dando negativo en las 3.
El caso es... Read more »

Were your tests for STDs, AIDS, TB and hepatitis?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Were your tests for STDs, AIDS, TB and hepatitis?...


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Hepatitis A:Causes,Symptoms,Prevention & Treatment

Posted by nov
This article
Aalso known as infectious hepatitis, is a liver disease caused by the Hepatitis A virus, HAV. This is comparatively a mild disease which does not progress to a chronic stage. Persons who have contracted the disease may have no symptoms... Read more »