Author | Mary A. Vogler, MD

Articles

Acute MI With Long-Standing AIDS: A Perfect Storm of Risk Factors for Premature Coronary Artery Disease

May 08, 2009

The patient is a 54-year-old man, a native of Poland who has lived in the United States for many years. A diagnosis of AIDS was made in 1994, when Hodgkin disease (nodular sclerosing Hodgkin lymphoma) was found in an enlarged cervical lymph node and he tested positive for HIV during his workup.

Pregnancy in a Perinatally Infected Woman: Preventing Second-Generation Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

November 01, 2007

A 28-year-old African American woman (gravida 1, para 1) presented to clinic with breast tenderness. The result of a urine pregnancy test was positive.