What Is The Function Of The Nervous System?
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Cornell University, Weill Medical CollegeHIV can affect the central nervous system (CNS) in many ways, both directly and by causing poor immune function which allows other pathogens or diseases to do damage. This can lead to many, many symptoms and problems including dementia, meningitis,... Read more »
Cornell University, Weill Medical CollegeDamage to the central nervous system can occur in many forms and may result from HIV itself, other viral infections (for example, CMV or JC virus), various infections due to bacteria/parasites/fungi, cancers, metabolic/electrolyte disorders, drugs,... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,"Even though I have yet to be tested, I have essentially been living life as though I were an HIV+ individual for the past three years because I have basically convinced myself even without symptoms that I am surely HIV+" WHAT?????? You... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolPrimary Central Nervous System Lymphoma typically occurs late in the course of AIDS. Usually such patients have CD4 counts less than 50. It is not uncommon to have patients present with this type of lymphoma. They are patients, who for a variety... Read more »
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Posted by tommyga, 4 RepliesNewly diagnosed. My numbers have been great from bloodwork. I've had two rounds of tests, my VL has been below 14,000 each time, and my CD4 has been around 650 the first time, and 764 most recently. These are good numbers, but I'm a bit torn over... Read more »
Posted by bloodinhereyesI was sexually involved with my now ex-boyfriend in Sept and early Oct. I did not find out he was HIV+ until after the first time we had unprotected sex. He supposedly did not find out until a couple of days after, but looking back, it all seems... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI dont want to waste anyones time here...but can someone please tell me if this is risky?
I am a 28 yr old male. I recently fooled around with a guy...he gave me oral sex ( i believe is not risky)...we kissed (i also believe is low risk). the part... Read more »
Posted by Scotchula, 4 RepliesHello all...its me again..:-P Just wanted to share some news and concerns..
I just had my follow up visit to my specialist. As some of you may know I was diagnosed the end of this past July. I finaly got my first/basline VL and CD4 test back. ... Read more »
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