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Sculptra Risks And Complications

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bio-alcamid complications

HelloYou mention a few times of late onset complications of bio-alcamid. Can you describe how one would know that an infection is occuring (symptoms?) You also mention that you believe there are better options - but I am not sure I have seen you...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...patient assistance programs (in the United States) for those with lower incomes. I share your concern about longevity without complications, which is the main issue with Bio-Alcamid. There is a small risk of late infections that may crop up years... Read more »

Long-term HIV complications

I am responding to Kyle's question to Dr. Daar about his many complications from long-term HIV... Read more »

Statistics for complications of C-section/ruptured membranes

Are there any statistics on the rate of complications of a c-sect. in HIV positive women? How about... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Complications Reported in Some Recipients of Bio Alcamid

...(polyalkylimide), is considered a permanent implant. Reports over the past several years suggest a greater-than-expected risk of complications in people who have received this product. About Bio Alcamid Bio Alcamid is 96% water and 4% gel... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

The Double-Edged Sword: Long-Term Complications of ART and HIV

... The success of highly active antiretroviral therapy, HAART, has been evident for 15 years. Such long-term therapy can have complications though, especially when compounded by co-morbid conditions such as ageing and smoking. In recent years... Read more »
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The Impact of Sex/Gender on Antiretroviral Therapy and Its Complications

... The Impact of Sex/Gender on Antiretroviral Therapy and Its Complications (Symposium 117) Presented by K. Squires View the original abstract --> Dr. Kate Squires from University of Southern Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

1,250 Zambian Teachers Die of AIDS-Related Complications This Year: Official

...In Zambia so far this year, 1,250 teachers have died of HIV/AIDS-related complications, according to Roy Mwaba, general secretary of the Zambia National Union of Teachers. The local Post newspaper quoted Mwaba as Read more »
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More complications??

Posted by jrob123, 2 Replies
If you guys can please help asses my situation, it would be much appreciated. I only took 2 tests both were done the same day. 13 days post exposer I took a Rapid Antibody test, as well as a NAAT or DNA test. The Rapid came back negative, which I... Read more »

My exposure was a bit complicated, HELP!!

Posted by questions, 3 Replies
I am a gay guy and yesterday I had sex with a guy I met, I didn't suck him or anything, he sucked me though the only thing I did was fingering him in the anus, however after I pulled my finger out, and right after I did I saw blood coming out of... Read more »

Lymph Node Removal Complications

Posted by amandajeanbrown, 4 Replies
...I had a lymph node removed from my groin on May 6th, initially, I had no complications. The incision site looks great, no redness, no signs of infection. There is mild swelling directly under the incision, to Read more »

If you have lost a loved one to HIV/AIDS ....

Posted by Marjorie
...or complications directly or in-directly to AIDS .... as we have .... and would like to add them to our *Virtual AIDS Memorial Collage Website* Read more »