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Sharon Lee, M.D.

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All Systems GO: Three Organ Systems Affected by Aging, Medications and HIV

This brief overview looks at diseases in three organ systems with an overlap between aging and HIV that are most commonly of concern to older people with HIV.

By Sharon Lee, M.D. for Test Positive Aware Network
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life expectancy for babies born with HIV

what is the average life expectancy for babies born with HIV? with and without treatment? how much imfluence does their nutritional care have? thanks

By Sharon Lee, M.D.
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Does HIV meds cause nightmares?

My girlfriend has been HIV+ for 8 yrs. She is doing fine with her medicines,Lamivudine,Stavudine and Efavirenz. She is also taking Trileptal (oxcarbazepine) for her seizures. I am quite concerned on how often she has nightmares now. Is this the resul...

By Sharon Lee, M.D.
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high white blood cell count, no HIV?

i recently went to the ER with lower back pains and abdominal pains and my period was 2 1/2 months late. they did a urine test and blood test and i was not pregnant, but found thru blood tests and urine tests that i had UTI, kidney infection, and bac...

By Sharon Lee, M.D.