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What Is Regarded As Advanced Stage Of Hiv

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schizophrenia and HIV/AIDS diagnosis late stage

we recently found my son who has been missing for 3 years. he has schizophrenia which ia 1 reason why we could not find him. He is 31 and has been in the streets. I got a call from harborview and they had him in because he had collapsed and needed...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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Program for Wellness Restoration
...:http://www.thebody.com/content/living/art1082.html?ts=pfA multivitamin once or twice a day is probably not a bad idea also since some people have micronutrient deficiencies with advanced immune dysfunction.Be super vigilant that he is not... Read more »

Any treatment is there for the last stage of aids

Dear sir My mom is infected by HIV now she is in last stage, now she has last her present memory... Read more »

HIV stages

Hello - would really appreciate some advice if possible. Just found out that sister-in-law is... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Screening Colonoscopies Urged for HIV-Infected Patients

...with HIV were significantly younger (mean age 52.4) than controls (mean age 60.3). Patients with HIV were more likely to have advanced cancers (stage III or IV) than controls (60.0 percent vs. 16.7 percent, p=0.24). Multivariate analysis showed... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

The Stages of HIV Disease

...adopted the term "HIV disease" to cover the entire HIV spectrum, from initial infection to full-blown AIDS (which is also called "advanced HIV disease"). The HIV continuum described below is representative of the experience of many people with... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Delayed Diagnosis and Elevated Mortality in an Urban Population With HIV and Lung Cancer: Implications for Patient Care

...[HR], 1.57; 95 percent confidence interval [CI], 1.25-1.96]) than among HIV-negative patients. After adjusting for advanced cancer stage and black race, which were associated with worse survival, HIV infection was not associated with increased... Read more »
The Body

What Is HIV?

...San Francisco began to die of a mysterious illness. The term "AIDS" -- which is what doctors call it when HIV disease becomes advanced -- wasn't coined until 1982, and the virus now known as HIV wasn't identified as the cause of AIDS until 1984. ... Read more »
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Asymptomatic Stage Hiv

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...positve and gets a cold they might not get painful lymphnodes. If anyone could give me any information about the asymptomatic stage that would be great. Read more »

4 stages to HIV disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...get tumors-one removed from my breast and 3 others noted on my lungs and thyroids----which the docs are watching. ugh!). 4) Advanced HIV disease (AIDS) CD4 below 200 - Early hiv disease progresses to advance with th e further decline of cd4... Read more »

so soon? vetrans please respond!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...is it possible to become infected less than a year ago and be experienceing later stage symptoms so soon. thought it took years? Read more »

Urgent Help

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi I wanted to know whether a person would get AIDS if he had sexual (unprotected) contact with more than one person (assuming that none of them have AIDS) without using condoms. Read more »