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Types Of HIV Related Lymphoma

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My brother's AIDS-related lymphoma. Will he be okay?

Hi Dr. Dezube I wrote to you not to long ago regarding my brother who has AIDS related lymphoma of the liver. He has finished his 8th session of CHOP. His cancer is still intact tumor has shrunk somewhat but the good news is that he has finally...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
I'm pleased to hear that your brother has started HIV meds. Although there is no guarantee that his lymphoma won't come back, the very fact that he is taking HIV meds is probably the best thing he can do in terms of assuring that his cancer remains... Read more »

acyclovir as a preventative for AID related lymphoma

In one of your recent lymphoma Q&A's you said that there is no evidence that acyclovir will help in... Read more »

Doctor looking after terminal AIDS patient

Dear Dr. Bob I am sure you have answer these kind of question many a times, but I think an answer... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Lymphoma

...They multiply rapidly and form tumors. Lymphoma of the brain or spinal cord is called central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma. AIDS-related lymphoma is sometimes called Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL). In 1985, the Centers for Disease Control added... Read more »
The Body PRO

...Evaluation of Gene Therapy. Authors: Zaia, Krishnan, Rossi, et al. A novel approach to the therapy of both HIV infection and AIDS-related lymphoma was reported by Dr. John Zaia and Dr. Amarita Krishnan at the City of Hope Medical Center in... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Systemic Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Persons with HIV Infection

...HIV-infected patients. 8-10 Chronic Antigen Stimulation and Cytokine Dysregulation. It is believed that AIDS-related lymphoma arises as a consequence of long-term stimulation and proliferation of B lymphocytes.... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Fact Sheet on HIV/AIDS Malignancies

...(sometimes called HAART) can improve a patients response to chemotherapy and increase the overall survival time of patients with AIDS-related lymphoma. Regardless of the type of cancer involved, its important to see a cancer specialist,... Read more »
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