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While coexistence of neuromeningeal cryptococcosis and Kaposi's sarcoma is not unusual in HIV infection with a low CD4 count, this case demonstrates that it can occur even with a high CD4 count.Journal of Medical Case Reports
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

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Did you know diabetes affects your mental health? From depression to relationship problems or mood swings, too much or too little glucose (sugar) circulating in the blood can trigger behavior and thought patterns that may seem unrelated to how much insulin is released by your pancreas. Out of control glucose levels influence how you feel and make decisions, your beliefs and, yes, your attitude, a very necessary component of your overall care.  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states less than half the number of people with diabetes who have depression get treated, which leads to worsening stat...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Mental Health and Wellness Comorbidities Diabetes Drug Interactions Nutrition Source Type: blogs
CONCLUSION: PROTIA™ Specific IgG4® showed high consistency with ImmunoCAP® in measuring sIgG4. This assay is applicable to various clinical fields, including allergen immunotherapy and food allergy. PMID: 32469176 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Yonsei Medical Journal - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Yonsei Med J Source Type: research
This study was aimed at determining the incidence and the onset of hepatotoxicity and at evaluating the relationship of some risk factors for hepatotoxicity among Human Immunodeficiency Virus- (HIV-) positive, tuberculosis (TB), and HIV/TB patients on treatment. This was a prospective follow-up study involving 125 participants from the HIV/AIDS and TB treatment centres in three hospitals in Fako Division of Cameroon. These TB and HIV patients were initiated on RHEZ (R = Rifampicin, H = Isoniazid, E = Ethambutol, and P = Pyrazinamide) and TELE (efavirenz/tenofovir/lami...
Source: Biomed Res - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Biomed Res Int Source Type: research
Conclusion: Radiomic analysis showed potential in differentiating OS from EWS of the pelvis, in which T2-FS demonstrated better diagnostic value. To differentiate OS from EWS of the pelvis using our multiparametric MRI-based radiomic analysis could preoperatively improve diagnostic accuracy and greatly contribute to therapy planning. PMID: 32462033 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Biomed Res - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Biomed Res Int Source Type: research
Founded during the AIDS crisis, God's Love We Deliver is a charity committed to feeding homebound New Yorkers afflicted with disease. Decades later with another pandemic affecting the country, the charity is working nonstop to meet the spike in demand amid the coronavirus crisis. Anthony Mason speaks to God's Love CEO Karen Pearl.
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Publication date: Available online 29 May 2020Source: Best Practice &Research Clinical AnaesthesiologyAuthor(s): Shilpadevi S. Patil, Lu Sun, Charles J. Fox, Kathryn E. Anthony, Fallon A. Anzalone, Paul M. Fisher, Brook Girma, Genkai J. Huang, Emily L. Barsley, Elyse M. Cornett, Richard D. Urman, Alan D. Kaye
Source: Best Practice and Research Clinical Anaesthesiology - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 28 May 2020Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Sharmilee M. Nyenhuis, Justin Greiwe, Joanna S. Zeiger, Anil Nanda, Andrew Cooke
Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
AbstractCrohn ’s disease (CD) is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and affects diverse segments of the entire gastrointestinal tract. Although the underlying causes of CD are not completely known, it is believed that disruption of the intestinal barrier and cell polarity may contribute to pathogenesis. The formation of the intestinal epithelial barrier, which is mainly regulated by cytoskeletal modulations, and apico-basal cell polarity are two major and mutually dependent features of the intestinal epithelial layer. As this layer serves as an important barrier between the external environment an d the inter...
Source: Clinical Reviews in Allergy and Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
AbstractFew millions of new cancer cases are diagnosed worldwide every year. Due to significant progress in understanding cancer biology and developing new therapies, the mortality rates are decreasing with many of patients that can be completely cured. However, vast majority of them require chemotherapy which comes with high medical costs in terms of adverse events, of which cardiotoxicity is one of the most serious and challenging. Anthracyclines (doxorubicin, epirubicin) are a class of cytotoxic agents used in treatment of breast cancer, sarcomas, or hematological malignancies that are associated with high risk of cardi...
Source: Heart Failure Reviews - Category: Cardiology Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewThe MaxART Consortium —led by the Eswatini Ministry of Health—implemented multiple interventions between 2012 and 2017 to achieve UNAIDS 90–90–90 targets. We summarize key findings from community outreach strategies in support of the first 90 goal, and from the Early Access to ART for All (EAAA) trial on the impl ementation of a “Treat All” strategy to achieve the second and third 90 goals within a government-managed public health system.Recent FindingsThe MaxART Consortium demonstrated that “Fast Track,” a problem-solving approach, was effective at i...
Source: Current HIV/AIDS Reports - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
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