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Since HIV came about after the FVZA was disbanded, there isn't any reliable documentation on how vampirism interacts with it. However, it's theorized that victims with full-blown AIDS would be much more vulnerable to dying during the coma stage, as it makes way for many opportunistic infections. It's also unknown how the vampirism virus would interact with cellular DNA rewritten by HIV, possibly resulting in a vampire with a very poor or overactive immune system, or cells that constantly produce faulty, lethal copies of the vampirism virus. The possibilities are numerous. As for other viruses, a general rule of thumb is that the victim will have a harder time surviving the coma, but if they do complete the transformation then their previous infections are effectively eradicated or forced into dormancy, since those viruses can only replicate using human cells (although the possibility of viral mutation is quite real).
Vampiric apoptosis typically only takes place with "soft" growths -- ones that have not yet become tough and fibrous like warts. Even cancerous tumors aren't completely eradicated, but simply shrunken to the point they no longer cause harm to the surrounding tissues, leaving only a clump of fibrous scarring. Basically, if a healthy human's immune system can't possibly get rid of something on its own (like warts or scars), then neither can a vampire. The latter just does it at a more efficient and accelerated rate.
—Robert Lomax, FVZA