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Are symptoms of cyclosporiasis more serious for HIV patients?

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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Patients who are immunosuppressed, such as HIV patients can get a much more serious illness from cyclospora.

In brief: Yes

Patients who are immunosuppressed, such as HIV patients can get a much more serious illness from cyclospora.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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Dr. Anne Maitland
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Parasites HIV

Need to clarify between HIV infected vs aids, since some HIV infected have undetectable viral loads and have a more healthy constitution.
Generally speaking, if the immune system is compromised cyclosporiasis can cause more problems.

In brief: Parasites HIV

Need to clarify between HIV infected vs aids, since some HIV infected have undetectable viral loads and have a more healthy constitution.
Generally speaking, if the immune system is compromised cyclosporiasis can cause more problems.
Dr. Anne Maitland
Dr. Anne Maitland
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