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Treat or dont treat yet

My age is 47 and I am male. I am not physically ill or experiencing any symptoms(I think). I was diagnosed with acute hepb about 2 years ago in december. The following 12/2006 I went for a physical and my primary doctor said my ALT was still...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...normal liver function tests. This is a grey area so it is helpful to have some hard data. If you have moderate disease, I would treat you. I can't say with what because I do not know your e antigen status nor do I know your genotype. Patients... Read more »

to treat or not to treat! 2 biopsies

I have hep C. Have had most likely for at least 30 years. I am 56 year old female who stopped... Read more »

Treat or not treat - please answer

Dear Dr. DTD,My mother is asian and she is 69 years old. She's been diagnosed as a chronic HBV... Read more »
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...launched today at the XVIII International AIDS conference (AIDS 2010) in Vienna makes the case for a new model for scaling up treatment and prevention of HIV amongst Injecting Drug Users (IDUs). The report, "Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS... Read more »
Project Inform

Learning How to Treat HIV Disease

...complicated, and it varies from person to person. Although some people can maintain good health for many years without being on treatment, it's likely that the immune system will not be able to fully suppress HIV on its own over time, especially... Read more »
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Update to the Federal Guidelines for Treating HIV Infection in Adults and Adolescents

...DHHS Guidelines panel met and agreed to a complete review and update of the guidelines. Members of the panel, which include treating physicians, researchers, government officials and community members, were assigned to various subcommittees to... Read more »
Brown Medical School

Spotlight: HCV -- To Treat or Not to Treat? That Is the Question ...

...Issues Personal Physician/Patient Responsibility References Introduction The difficult question of if and when to treat those infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) can be evaluated from a myriad of perspectives, including public health... Read more »
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Treated as worthless

Posted by Lomitadaren
...(PWA) People living with Aids are, and how even when there is Gross Medical Malpractice by a supporting medical provider, we are treated as unimportant, irrelevant, and bothersome. Millions of dollars a year are spent to educate us to be... Read more »

5 lessons about the way we treat people

Posted by franfrog, 2 Replies
... Five (5) lessons to make you think about the way we treat people. 1 - First Important Lesson - Cleaning Lady. During my second month of college, our professor gave us a pop quiz. Read more »

SEEKING FERTILITY DOCS WHO TREAT POSITIVE COUPLES!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...With Disability Act doctors cannot turn us away based on our status but I really want to go to a doc who is experianced with treating positive individuals. If anyone has any info please respond. We live on the East Coast but we are willing to... Read more »

My doctor is refusing to treat my HIV until I sign

Posted by Garth, 2 Replies
...to hard to understand. I said to myself,, why does my Doctor want my body important immune system to get sicker before he treats me.. It doesnt make any sense to me.. Of course the following weeks were very stressful for me, as I was trying to... Read more »