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Table 3. Rates of Co-morbid Conditions for HIV Infected Veterans in VHA Care in 2008

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Table 3. Rates of Co-morbid Conditions for HIV Infected Veterans in VHA Care in 2008

Table 3. Rates of Co-morbid Conditions for HIV Infected Veterans in VHA Care in 2008
Co-morbid Condition GroupCo-morbid ConditionPercent with First VHA Diagnosis of ConditionPercent with VHA Diagnosis of Condition Ever
*Revised numbers as of April 14, 2010
CardiovascularCardiomyopathy0.4%2.4%
Cerebral Vascular Conditions0.4%2.1%
Conduction Disorders / Dysrhythmias1.0%8.4%
Congestive Heart Failure0.7%4.4%
Ischemic Heart Disease1.0%11.2%
Hypertension3.4%48.9%
GastrointestinalEsophageal Disease1.8%21.6%
Pancreatic Disease0.4%4.4%
Ulcers0.2%3.5%
HematologicAnemia2.9%28.4%
Liver DiseaseCirrhosis0.7%2.8%
Decompensated Liver Disease0.4%1.3%
MalignancyColon / Rectum0.2%1.2%
Hepatocellular Carcinoma0.2%0.3%
Kaposi's Sarcoma0.1%2.2%
Kidney / Renal Pelvis0.1%0.4%
Leukemia0.0%0.2%
Lung / Bronchus0.3%1.0%
Lymphoma0.3%2.2%
Melanoma of the Skin0.0%0.4%
Oral Cavity / Pharynx0.2%1.1%
Pancreatic0.0%0.1%
Prostate0.4%*2.4%*
Urinary Bladder0.1%0.3%
Mental IllnessBipolar Disorder0.6%8.6%
Depression2.7%51.2%
Neuroses and Anxiety States1.4%28.3%
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)1.1%13.7%
Schizophrenia0.2%7.1%
MetabolicDiabetes, Type I0.1%3.1%
Diabetes Type II and Unspecified1.4%16.3%
Dyslipidemias3.4%43.3%
Male Hypogonadism0.6%3.1%
PulmonaryAsthma0.4%6.8%
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)1.2%11.5%
Emphysema0.2%1.9%
RenalRenal Failure, Acute1.8%7.7%
Renal Failure, Chronic1.6%7.8%
Substance UseAlcohol Use1.4%34.3%
Illicit Drug Use1.1%30.6%
Other and Unspecified Drug Use0.9%21.6%
Tobacco Use3.7%44.2%
Viral DiseasesHepatitis B0.9%12.6%
Hepatitis C1.3%28.8%

From Other Diseases and Conditions
The State of Care for Veterans with HIV/AIDS
Office of Clinical Public Health Programs
Veterans Health Administration, 2009