Where Is Hiv Found In The Body

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HIV in body oil and apocrine sweat?

Hi Dr. Frascino,I am a medical student. I recently performed a physical examination on an AIDS patient, including palpating his axillary lymph node. Later, before I had a chance to wash my hand, I absentmindedly rubbed my eye with the finger that I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello OCD Med. Stud.,Relax Max! Gosh, what are they teaching you guys in medical school these days? HIV is not transmitted by sweat, whether it's the slight glistening type on the forehead of a runway model or a sticky smelly type Read more »

HIV and Body problems

I have been living with HIV since 1998. Since being diagonis I have had 3 surgeries one on my lower... Read more »

How do additional deal with hiv body

Dr. BobI am recently diagnosed with hiv, and will be starting medication very soon. I am currently... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Small Clinical Trial Examines Drug's Ability to Reduce HIV in Body

...undetectable is pretty strong. This thing's working." (Bennett, 7/21). The Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report contains additional coverage of the International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention. ... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: 2009 Update on Body Shape Changes and HIV/AIDS

...accumulation or fat wasting? Or are they all kind of the same phenomena? Dr. Donald Kotler: Sort of, because they tend to be found in the same people. But no, I don't know how they are necessarily related in terms of the cause. Bonnie... Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...can help reduce fatgain, build muscle, and reduce elevated lipid and glucose levels. Lowering the amount of saturated fats (found in animal products) may helpreduce cholesterol levels. Lowering the amount of fats and carbohydrates mayhelp... Read more »
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FAQs About HIV Testing From TheBody.com's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...would reporting names of those who test HIV positive to the federal government (names-based reporting testing) help fight against the disease? For frequently asked questions on other HIV/AIDS topics, click here . Read more »
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