What Does The Immune System Do
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Stanford University, School of MedicineThis system represents many organs including the skin, GI tract, lymph nodes, spleen, and liver, among others, and various kinds of cells in the blood and contained in these organs that recognize, process and contain any foreign proteins, germs,... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello Susan and thanks for posting.When we speak about "holes in the immune system", we are referring to gaps in the repertoire of the immune response. If you think of the universe of things that our immune system is supposed to react to... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,The only potential problems with "burping the nephew" five times a day are:1.Chaffing your Mr. Happy2.Getting caught by your mother because you are spending so much time locked in the bathroom. As for weakening the immune system, no,... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous8-14-97 The method of exposing the immune system to parts of HIV
in advanced evolved forms can be made more effective if the
immune system is prepard in advance for this treatment. People
with HIV infection receive some of this preparation but the... Read more »
Posted by andypb, 1 ReplyWhat is compromised/ supressed immune system.
Does compromised/ weak immune system take more time to produce antibody to HIV infection.
Would a Person having as low Cd 4 counts 350 is considered to have compromised immune system.
Do such person with... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHello,
I was just wondering what types of things suppress your immune system, which I know can delay your HIV test from coming up positive? Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI think there are two immune systems. One that fights colds, flu's and stuff like that. The other fights OI's (opportunist Infections). So, that would explain why people with AIDS don't get colds and the flu.
The immune systems are described below... Read more »
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