Archive for December 9th, 2010

Gynecomastia caused by HIV treatment

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

Gynecomastia can be caused by HIV treatment therapy. Adult HIV patients are commonly been treated with Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), a therapy which can dramatically extended survival in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seropositive patients. However, HAART treatment is associated with various side effects ie. gynecomastia with glandular tissue. Some of them developed into pseudogynecomastia […]