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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 in the Body Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays an important role inkeeping the skin and hair healthy, protecting body organs, and maintaining bodytemperature. Fat is also stored energy. There are different types of fat found in the body. Visceral fat is...
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Very low level of cd4 : 138

HelloI live in Turkey,36 years old. I have learnt two weeks ago that I am HIV + and today I got my viral load and cd4 test results. During this 2 weeks period i researched the internet to learn as much as I can. My results seem very bad.I was...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting from Turkey.Yes, you're correct. With a CD4 count below 200, you have a level of immune function that meets the definition of AIDS. As such, you are at risk for developing AIDS complications and infections (it... Read more »

Atripla and low-level resistance to efavirenz - additional details

My Original question:Hi,I have been diagnosed in December 2010, that I am HIV+. At the time, I was in hospital, because I had high fever (over 104 F)a bad headaches. Apparently, this was my ceroconversion, since few days before, I tested negative....
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
Excellent. Given that genotype result, I would not be concerned about changing to atripla.... Read more »

A friend of mine is down to non-detectable levels; T-cells are still low. Why?

I am very concerned about my best friend. He tested positive for HIV in November of 2008; he was very sick, with something like 167,000 viral copies and T-cells in the single digits; he was put on Atripla immediately. His doctor just told him...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Unfortunately there is no "usual timeframe" for T-cell rebound! Every case is unique due to a wide range of variables that include both host factors (age, immune integrity, concurrent infections, adherence, genetics, etc.) and viral... Read more »

the serum albumin

Dear D.barbarathanks for being there to answer for my questionsjust i wanna know what is the problem if the serum albumin is above the normal range it is 49 g/dljust i wanna know if it is dangerous on the liver or not?thanks for your help and support...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
No we usually worry about LOW albumin because one of the causes of that is poor liver function.... Read more »
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From the Sunday January 6, 2008 New York Times Front Section

CHICAGO John Holloway received a diagnosis of AIDS nearly two decades ago, when the disease was a speedy death sentence and treatment a distant dream.

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