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Phlegm And Hiv

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Phlegm After Eating

Hello Doctors! I'm not sure if this is the right forum to ask the following - if not, please point me in the right direction.I've been poz for 11 years and am very healthy - VL = undetectable and t-cells stable at 350. I'm a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Consider an ENT and or GI evaluation for reflux esophagitis H pylori disease and for chronic allergies/sinusitis. An allergist consultation may be useful as well. KH... Read more »

Mild running nose, sticky phlegm and clogged nose

I'm experiencing mild running nose, having sticky phlegm and clogged nose since oct. 16,2012.... Read more »

Hepatitis B / Antibiotics and HIV Test (ANTIBIOTICS AND HIV TESTING, 2009)

I currently have Hepatitis B and have just finished taking azithromycin for a cough.I just took a... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Screening HIV-Positive Patients for TB in Resource-Poor Settings

The "[a]bsence of all of current cough, fever, night sweats, and weight loss can identify a subset of people living with HIV who have a very low probability of having TB disease," write the authors of a PLoS Medicine study that used individual... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tuberculosis: A Guide for Adults and Adolescents With HIV

What is tuberculosis? How is TB spread? How can I avoid TB? How do I know if I might have active TB? Does TB affect only the lungs? Am I at greater risk of getting TB because I have HIV? Since I have HIV, should I be tested for TB? If... Read more »
The Well Project

Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Introduction Forms of TB TB and HIV Preventing TB TB Symptoms Detecting and Diagnosing TB TB Treatment TB and Pregnancy The Bottom Line Introduction Tuberculosis (TB) is an infection of the lungs and... Read more »
The Well Project

What Are Opportunistic Infections?

Table of Contents Basic Facts Preventing and Treating OIs OIs and Women Most Common Opportunistic Infections (OIs) in HIV+ People Basic Facts While many viruses can be controlled by the immune system, HIV targets andinfects the same... Read more »
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Secondary Infections due to HIV after ARS?

Posted by DSKMan, 2 Replies
I have developed a terrible respiratory illness, constant coughing, phlegm, runny nose, but no fever. Could this be an opportunistic infection caused by resent HIV infection reducing my immune system? Read more »

symptoms, hiv not from females

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have symptoms for some time, swollen gland, cough, sweats, itchy skin, headaches, tired. Went to my doctor who asked me if I was homosexual, I am not, and he said I don't need any hiv test, that I will not get it from females, I live in Seattle. ... Read more »

Strange cough a symtomof ars?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i have a cough that is wet with phlem during the day, but at night the cough is dry. could this be ars?

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dry cough

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
can anydody remember having a dry cough with ars so bad that you had to leave the room because of coughing so bad Read more »