Lung-Related Health Risks for People with HIV
Learn more about the two most common lung-related health issues for people living with HIV and AIDS.
- Pneumocystis Pneumonia (PCP) - a type of pneumonia closely associated with HIV since only people with immunodeficiency are affected.
- Mycobacterium Tuberculosis (TB) - a contagious bacterial infection that mainly affects the lungs, but may spread to other organs. It is one of the most common opportunistic infections found in HIV+ people.