Marcia Waran | India

International Journal of Medical Research & Health Sciences (IJMRHS)
ISSN: 2319-5886 Indexed in: ESCI (Thomson Reuters)

Marcia Waran

Department of General Medicine, DVVPF’s Medical College, Ahmednagar Maharashtra, India


  • Research   
    A Case of Peripheral Vascular Disease in an Immunocompromised Secondary to HIV Infection
    Author(s): Ashay Gomashe, Arun Tyagi*, A.B. Khare, A.K. Srivastava and Marcia Waran

    HIV carries significant morbidity and mortality around the world even after 40 years since its detection and improvement in management strategies. Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) has improved the lifespan and quality of life of HIV/AIDS patients. However, both HIV and ART are associated with several cardiovascular complications. HIVrelated vasculopathy is one of the rarer cardiovascular complications. We present a 46-year-old female patient, a known case of HIV/AIDS on ART, who came with peripheral limb ischemia and went on to develop gangrene of the limb. Her CD4+ count was 374. She was managed with systemic thrombolytic therapy and other symptomatic and supportive treatment, but recanalization could not be achieved and unfortunately, she had to undergo an above-knee amputation. The purpose of this presentation was to highlight the existence and implication of HIV vasculopathy in patie.. Read More»

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