A 39-year-old member asked:
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what should i do if i have tested positive for tb being in my system, does this make it easier for me to contract hiv?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: You do want to practice safe sex and avoid needle drugs in any case. Be sure to comply with your physician's recommendations about your possibly harboring tb.
Answered on Dec 19, 2013

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