Ask an expert

05 Aug 2011

Cervical cancer,HIV+,6 months pregant.....
I have a sister who has cervical cancer at stage 3b, HIV+ and 6 months pregnant. I dont know what to do for her as she doesnt tell me much and would like to help, i just dont know where to start.

She is bleeding most of the time.
Answer 483 views

01 Jan 0001

I presume that she is seeing a doctor and that they are managing the pregnancy. She should be on antiretrovirals and they will probably deliver the baby early so that they can start treatment for her.

Best wishes
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.