Soropositivo.org HIV, AIDS, Oral Sex, Immune Window, Newly Diagnosed?

Mycobacterium kansasi

Image default
Mycobacterium kansasii

Mycobacterium kansasii: What is it?

Mycobacterium kansasi
It's everywhere.

What is it?

A is a type of bacterial infection that can cause severe symptoms in people who have compromised immune systems. People who have healthy immune system can also be infected with M. kansasii. However, the symptoms they develop not offer life-threatening and are usually limited to lung problems. In people with HIV-related illnesses at an advanced stage, M. kansasii usually involves the lungs and can spread to other organs, including the liver, spleen and bone marrow.

A M. kansasii can be found almost anywhere in the room. They live in water, soil, food, and a variety of animals. People with HIV-positive and compromised immune systems living in the Midwest and Southwest United States has a higher risk of developing diseases caused by M. kansasii.

Fortunately, the same drugs used to prevent the Complex Mycobacterium avium - Which should be initiated in all HIV-positive individuals with T-cell count below 75 - can also help prevent infection M. kansasii cause disease. In other words, an HIV positive person is taking medications to prevent the MAC may also be protected against M. kansasii.

Translation Rodrigo Pellegrine

Ads

One person already said something !!! And you will be left out!?

Comment and Socialize. Life is better with friends!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your feedback data is processed.

Automattic, Wordpress and Soropositivo.Org, and I, do everything in our power regarding your privacy. And we are always improving, improving, testing and implementing new data protection technologies. Your data is protected, and I, Claudio Souza, work on this blog 18 hours or day to, among many other things, ensure the security of your information, since I know the implications and complications of past and exchanged publications. I accept the Privacy Policy of Soropositivo.Org Know Our Privacy Policy

Whatsapp WhatsApp Us
Need to chat? Beto Volpe (search this name on Google) has a lot to offer. I, Claudio, I can no longer meet you, well, I can not just type with the indicators and often the conversation takes turns that people often "just passing" could leave here wondering what kind of crazy is me!