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Pitted Scars And Hiv Aids

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Hodgkins; is my scar tissue normal?

I tested HIV+ 5 years ago (CD4 240; viral load 25,000). Started HIV drugs and have been on those meds ever since. In November 2000 I was diagnosed with Hodgkins. I had to go through chemotherapy for approximately 1 year. The initial treatment...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...chemotherapy; that's no small feat. When the Hodgkin's cancer cells die after chemotherapy, it is not unusual for them to form scar tissue. Sometimes the scar tissue is all dead tumor cells, but sometimes the scar tissue unfortunately hides... Read more »

Faty Tissue

Hi, I am on med for the last 5 years now and I have a faty tissue on my panis,I do feel pain when... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon)

...your health care provider). Also, dont inject where you have had a reaction from a previous injection or into moles, tattoos, scar tissue, bruises, or your navel. A new injector (the Biojector) was considered for use with enfuvirtide. However, in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Design Evoking Rebirth of Fire-Scarred Forest Wins Contest for Centerpiece of National AIDS Memorial Grove

...Disease Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at .... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...medications, over-the-counter drugs such as Tylenol (acetaminophen), repeated use of antibiotics, or exposure to chemicals AIDS related opportunistic infections (OIs) such as MAC (mycobacterium avium complex), TB (tuberculosis), CMV... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

... Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat Read more »
Connect With Others

Buffalo Hump Just Starting

Posted by mike55, 6 Replies
...Hi, I have been successly treated with Trizivir for four years (since becoming HIV+). All was well until a few weeks ago I noticed the dreaded hump starting to appear behind my neck. I would like to hear experiences Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...extreme anxiety and it made my throath red.. I will have test next month... you guys what do you think about my situation.. am I HIV+ or these things are because of stress? (sorry for all grammar mistakes) Read more »

Seminal Discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...but some did come out. This worries me. Is it some type of STD. Or is it because of my previous infection, and perhaps there scar tissue in my urethra. I'm going today to get testing for all STD's and HIV. I've gone through this in the past. And... 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 »