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Signs Of HAV

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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis means an inflammation, or swelling, of the liver. Viruses can cause hepatitis. Alcohol, drugs (including prescription medications), or poisons can also cause hepatitis. So can opportunistic infections such as Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC, see Fact Sheet 514 ) or Cytomegalovirus (CMV, see ...
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Hepatitis Screen result

I had serum hepatitis 35 yrs ago, but havent engaged in any risk behavior since that time. My AST and ALT levels seem to be very slightly elevated one year, and down the next. My recent physical showd an AST of 56 and an ALT of 94. Based on that,...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
If you think you have no risks of hepatitis B or C, then I would recommend the following:1. Your hepatitis A shows signs of previous exposure. HAV is transmitted from contaminated food or water, but does not cause chronic disease.2. Your HBV core is... Read more »

Anti HAV Igm is non reactive, Anti HAV total ir reactive

Hi my Anti HAV Igm is non reactive, Anti HAV total is reactive also SGPT level is high (80) and protien level is also little bit high (8.16), I also took Hepatites B and C test but they are not reactive, kindly suugest what to do
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
As for the hepatitis A - this probably means that in the past you were infected and cleared your infection. I doubt it is the reason for your elevated liver function tests. You will need further follow for this. If they stay elevated you will want... Read more »

Big Confussion

Hello Sir,thanks for your reply for my previous quiry.u said since my viral load 724 is low & my cd4 988 count is normal & my immune system is doing great'I can get married certainly & have babies,(u said)'but it is tricky i have to make sure virus...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
The procedure is too complicated and not really part of this forum. The procedure requires something called sperm-washing and needs to be performed by somebody who knows what they are doing. In regards to your TB skin test, it is almost certain that... Read more »

Big Confussion

04/05/08Hello Dr Mark,Recently i hav been diagnos,reason for that i got sick in jan 08 it took a week i had flu & cold later in march 3rd i got sick again because of bad weather i went to my doctor he gave few shots & antibiotic meds like...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I would not be concerned about the western blot interpretation comments. You HIV screening test, western blot and viral load test are all positive. Your viral load is very low, and your CD4 count is in the normal range. These are all good signs that... Read more »
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The Well Project

Hepatitis A

...Hepatitis A may cause no symptoms at all when it is contracted. A blood test is the only way to be certain if someone is infected. Signs of HAV include: Jaundice (yellowing of the skin, eyes, and mucous membranes) Dark-colored urine ... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Liver Basics Symptoms of Liver Damage Tests for Liver Damage The Liver and HIV Liver Disease and Women Caring for Your Liver Taking Care of Yourself Liver Basics Your liver is one of the most... Read more »
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Mitochondrial Toxicity

What Are Mitochondria? What Is Mitochondrial Toxicity? What Are the Signs of MT? How Do ARVs Cause MT? What's Next? What Are Mitochondria? Mitochondria (my-toe- con' -dree-a) are small "organs" in our cells. They are the cell's... Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion,... Read more »
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Worried after performing oral on multiple partners

Posted by alanwann, 2 Replies
Okay from the Top I am A gay male but have never really been interested in a dating or regular partner.In the past Ive been hooking up on net or rest stops but just giving oral nothing else .I admit I always enjoyed swallowing semen a lot and Over... Read more »

PLEASE, someone help me? I'm so scared

Posted by John5000, 2 Replies
Here is the abridged version of my story. 6 and half years ago I was in the Philippines (I'm from Britain) and I was out with my cousins. It was my birthyday and they took me to a girly bar of which there are quite a few. Anyway, they paid for me... Read more »

SIGN for the fight agains H.I.V and for FREE MEDS

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SIGN for the fight against H.I.V and FREE MEDs

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