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What Does Cmv Look Like

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Hi...My dad has been HIV+ for about 9 years now. He was diagnosed with ALL last year (which at this moment is currently in remission). He is currently taking maintence chemo pills and Atripla for his HIV. He was just told he has CMV. Is he in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Because your dad is HIV positive and now has CMV (cytomegalovirus), he meets the definition for AIDS. I'll reprint below some information about CMV from the archives. I encourage Read more »

Please help. I have CMV, EBV, but not HIV. I think.

Please help, I'm begging you. I've written to The Body once before, but I had not seen a posted... Read more »

should I take medicine on CMV?

Dr. Wohl,I am 41, male. My CD4 tested three weeks ago was 234, a drop from 294 in 10 days. Total... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

CMV Viremia: A Look at the Other Viral Load

...Since current anti-CMV drugs are so costly, toxic anddifficult to administer, it would make a lot of senseto single out those most at risk for CMV disease Read more »
Project Inform

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

... Table of Contents Introduction How Is CMV Spread? How Do I Prevent CMV Infection? How Can I Tell If I Have CMV Infection? How Do I Prevent CMV Disease? Can Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

... What Is CMV? How Is CMV Treated? Can CMV Be Prevented? How Do I Choose a Treatment for CMV? The Bottom Line What Is CMV? Read more »
Project Inform

Advances in Treating CMV

... The major points from "Treating CMV" A new oral drug, valganciclovir, shows effectiveness in treating CMV. This is the first oral drug shown to be as effective Read more »
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cmv ebv do i have hiv too

Posted by schokoo, 1 Reply
...i have cmv and ebv both vca igg positive in high levels but vca igm negative. do i seroconvert late for hive then. does it mean that i have Read more »

CMV question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anybody know about CMV? I have been experiencing what I would say are floaters for about 2 weeks. I went to the optomistrist and they took a photo of Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hi,you know you can have a blood test for cmv,if its not in your blood then you are ok.also cmv eye infection is only a danger with CMV IS SPOTTED STRIGHT AWAY,IT LOOKS LIKE Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... CMV is a virus that is causes mono like symptoms, but a person will test negative on a monospot if they have it. My question is, Read more »