HIV – Associated

FOR PATIENTS

WHAT IS
HIV – ASSOCIATED WASTING?

This condition is characterized by 3 key symptoms:

LOSS OF LEAN BODY MASS (LBM)

UNINTENTIONAL
WEIGHT LOSS

DECREASED PHYSICAL
ENDURANCE

If left untreated, HIV-associated wasting can have serious consequences. It may occur even when the virus is well controlled with antiretroviral therapy.

Symptoms & Impact

Learn more about the symptoms of HIV-associated wasting and details about who may be impacted.

Causes

View information about the potential causes of HIV-associated wasting.

Doctor Discussions

See information and prompts for how to initiate a discussion about HIV-associated wasting with your healthcare provider (HCP).

Resources & Videos

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