BK virus undetectable!by
Good news. The level of BK virus in my blood is finally undetectable! it’s been since July that the BK was first detected; I’ve been off CellCept the whole time, and only taking Prograf...
BK Virus Increasingby
I had my monthly labs this week, and the level of BK virus in my blood has increased the past 2... course of Cipro. Even though Cipro is an antibacterial, and BK is a virus, the Cipro has the effect...
BK Virus Role In Prostate Cancerby
A team of Swiss investigators has found a link between the polyomavirus BK and prostate cancer.
It’s an interesting concept. Viruses are well known to be linked to development of cancers...
positive for BK virus.
For those unfamiliar with this, BK virus is present in 80% of humans, but remains... which will be a quantitative test for BK (they will count the amount of the virus present in my urine). If the number...
BK Virus – and lots of it!by
The Transplant Coordinator called me today with the results of my urine test for BK virus from last week; I have greater than 39 million copies of the virus in my urine. (they only test up to 39 million...
BK virus update and resultsby
to give me the results of my blood work from Monday regarding the BK virus.
On the surface, the results don’t look good-I have BK virus in my blood. However, I expected that, being that there was over 39 MILLION copies of BK...
That Pesky BK Virusby
Jeff ..virus is another story. Although still low at 84k copies in my urine, it is up from last months 1,100... how reducing immunosuppression will reduce BK virus. But balancing immunosuppression and BK virus levels...
November 2010 BK Virus updateby
group on BK Virus at Yahoo. If you would like to join, the address is http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/bk_virus/
In other non-kidney news, the ongoing saga of my neuropathy continues (Charcot Marie...