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Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...drugs and alcohol Removing waste from your blood Producing enzymes and bile that help you digest food Making proteins needed by the immune system to help your body resist infection For HIV-positive people, the liver is particularly important because it processes many of the drugs used to treat HIV. Unfortunately, HIV drugs can cause liver damage, which can prevent the liver from working properly. Symptoms of Liver Damage Symptoms...
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Dr. Bob, can i woohoo, please answer? Will donate. (HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION, 2010)

Dr. Bob, I have had one time unprotected sex with a stranger in the past, she told me that she had a boy friend in the past, who goes to prostitutes all the time. After that i got HIV1/2 antibody tested 3 times, upto 7 months past the exposure....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...antibody result and rule out HIV infection. My exposure is that i have been involved in unprotected sex one time with a unknown partner. Later i came to know that the partner was with a promiscous guy(who sleeps around with prostitutes) before... Read more »

Confused after reading some Hep C and HIV answers and questions!(HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION, 2010)

Hi, Doctor, I had written to you previously and made a donation of $50, all I could afford, sorry. I'm a mother of three and now I am really terrified. When reading some of the answers related to Hep C delayed seroconversion with HIV, noticed you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...antibody result and rule out HIV infection. My exposure is that i have been involved in unprotected sex one time with a unknown partner. Later i came to know that the partner was with a promiscous guy(who sleeps around with prostitutes) before... Read more »

Dr. Rob, your input please? (HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION)

Dr. Bob, I have a question about HIV and Hepatitis C coinfection. I am finding conflicting information on the internet regarding whether coinfection would delay HIV seroconversion. Several sites and articles are stating that it would, but they all...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...medical procedures, such as using unsterilized equipment to vaccinate people, continue to spread HIV and hepatitis C in many parts of the world. Hepatitis C and Injection Drug Use Worldwide, most HCV infections are attributable to injection drug... Read more »

Follow-up Question about Hep C and HIV Coinfection (DELAYED SEROCONVERSION: HIV and Hepatitis C coinfection 2009)

Dear Dr. Bob,Thank you for your prompt response. I will be making a donation at www.concertedeffort.org tomorrow. I have just a couple of questions I meant to ask previously.My risk event occurred as a result of a sexual assault from a man from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...medical procedures, such as using unsterilized equipment to vaccinate people, continue to spread HIV and hepatitis C in many parts of the world. Hepatitis C and Injection Drug Use Worldwide, most HCV infections are attributable to injection drug... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...have already dried -- should be cleaned and disinfected with a mixture of bleach and water (one part household bleach to 10 parts water). Gloves should always be used when cleaning up any blood spills. Even dried blood can present a risk to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for the Public

...recommend vaccination or a shot of immune globulin before traveling to countries in Central or South America, Mexico, and certain parts of Asia, Africa, and Eastern Europe. CDC's Travelers' Health site provides detailed information about... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: Update on Hepatitis C/HIV Coinfection

...that. Greg, where were you when you were diagnosed? What state? Greg: I was in Portland, Ore. Did you go to a Health Department? Or was it a hospital? Greg: No. It was a hospital. The doctors there, while they were just doing the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

...including dried blood, which can still be infectious -- should be cleaned using a dilution of one part household bleach to 10 parts water. Gloves should be worn when cleaning up blood spills. Read more »
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Posted by daniel37, 1 Reply
...buenas tardes. no acabo de entender muy bien la respuesta de ayer por parte de the body del mensaje dejado ayer por mi parte. creo entender que con la prueba de los 6 meses de vih negativa y de la prueba Read more »

hepatitis and swollen nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
does hep cause swollen lymph nodes? Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...tuve una relacion sin proteccion en la primer semana de Septiembre, como a finales de Diciembre comence a sentir dolor en la parte baja de mi espalda (en la vertebra) no hice caso y segui mi vda normal en Febrero me comenzo a doler la... Read more »

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Posted by guillepampa, 4 Replies
...favor, pero como replik alguien hay que tener cuidado porque se nombra la palabra SIDA. Creo que es hora de que intervenga The Body, y aclare algunos puntos al respecto. Hace un par de das andaba bien tranquilo porque me dijeron que tengo lengua... Read more »