Standard Treatment Neurosyphilis -hiv
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Symptomatic Early Neurosyphilis Among HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex With Men -- Four Cities, United States, January 2002 - June 2004Symptomatic early neurosyphilis is a rare manifestation of syphilis that usually occurs within the first 12 months of infection. 1 Most neurologic symptoms of early neurosyphilis result from acute or subacute meningitis, abnormalities in cranial... Read more »
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A Consequence of the Syphilis Epidemic Among Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM): Neurosyphilis in Los Angeles, 2001-2004The authors undertook the current study to examine the epidemiology and clinical findings of neurosyphilis (NS) cases diagnosed during the current syphilis epidemic occurring primarily among MSM. Syphilis cases that were reported to the health... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:Treatment for neurosyphilis usually includes multiple shots of penicillin. I am not sure what course of treatment your doctor would prescribe. Neurosyphilis only takes place when an infection has gone untreated for many many years. In... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Syphilis can be more severe in HIVers. It can also progress more quickly if it's not treated appropriately. And it's more likely to infect the nervous system. Blood tests used to monitor the response to syphilis treatment can... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for posting.Sounds like your HIV treatment is going well. According to the recently updated <a href="http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/guidelines/html/4/adult-and-adolescent-oi-prevention-and-treatment-guidelines/330/syphilis"... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineIf your Cd4 cell count is low enough, OI prophylaxis is still definitely the standard of care. Once your CD4 cell count has increased and remained above the threhhold for specific forms of prophylaxis (say, over 200 cells for PCP) for 3-6 months,... Read more »
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Posted by bradford, 1 ReplyCondoms: A Standard Practice For All!
Around the world the use of condoms is seen as a trusted weapon in the prevention of HIV infection, however, these efforts are often hampered by religious beliefs.
President Bush has clearly given preferential... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIs it true that the aids test is not standardize meaning it does not meet a gold standard? I can't find out on the net info on it meeting standardization.
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Posted by AnonymousStandard STD clinic tests should be done along with AIDS HIV and get vaccinated for hepatitis.
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You can download the free eBook "Treating Herpes Naturally" through Larrea Tridentata by Dennis W. Clark, Ph.D. at this website;
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