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Are Oral Blisters A Sign Of HIV

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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...dormant in nerve cells. This is called "latency." However, it can become active again with no warning. Herpes can be active without symptoms or visible signs. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV1) is the common cause of cold sores (oral herpes) around the mouth. HSV2 normally causes genital herpes. However, through sexual activity, HSV1 can cause infections in the genital area, and HSV2 can infect the mouth area. HSV is a very common disease....
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Oral Health- warts on tongue & fever blister

i have been on altripla for 25 days and within the last 5 days have pumps on sores on my tongue and a fever blister. some of the sores on the tongue are flat and white and seemed to be able to wipe off. I noticed pumpson the back of my throat and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Immune recovery related flare-ups can be seen when starting effective HIV treatment resulting in more skin rashes or oral complaints during the first weeks/months on treatment. There are a number of oral conditions (both HIV-related and non-HIV Read more »

Am still a bit confused-Syphilis Question (ORAL SEX AND STDs, 2010)

I am a 50 year old safe, and usually sane man. That changed 48 Hours ago. In another city on a business trip I Went into a store to grab a paper. I noticed in the back was a adult only section. In there on the side were video booths . to make a long...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...weekly grocery shopping!?!I'll reprint below some information from the archives concerning the risk of STDs from unprotected oral sex plus some additional information about syphilis (yes, it can be contracted orally, even if you don't see a... Read more »

Mom offers $50!! (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall, she pulled one of the pants out and noticed there was some redish stain. If it was blood from an HIV infected person, would this pose a risk? She...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...down into another illness. How HIV is Spread The most common ways HIV is spread are: By having unprotected anal, vaginal, or oral sex with one who is infected with HIV By sharing needles or syringes ("works") with someone who is infected with HIV... Read more »

HIV - AIDS Transmission

Hi, my mom is infected by HIV, i help her appllying pain releif ointment on her back bone, i see the blood scratches on her body.. is there any chance that it is transmitted to me. Please help i am in big delima.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...plunging down into another illness.How HIV is SpreadThe most common ways HIV is spread are: By having unprotected anal, vaginal, or oral sex with one who is infected with HIVBy sharing needles or syringes ("works") with someone who is infected... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...spreads throughout the body and may impact many systems. Project Inform materials are also available on Vaginal Candidiasis or Oral Candidiasis . Cause The fungus called Candida causes candidiasis. This fungus is normally found in small... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...bruises) May resemble "blood blisters" (lesion involves growth of blood vessels) May be swelling around lesion (lymphedema) Oral cavity (inside of mouth): Trouble eating and swallowing Gastrointestinal tract: Diarrhea Cramping ... Read more »
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Viramune

...double up on your next dose. For dialysis patients, an additional dose of 200 mg is required after each dialysis. A 50 mg/5 ml oral suspension is also available. AWP: $547.20 / month Manufacturer contact: Boehringer-Ingelheim, ... Read more »
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Aptivus

...(PI) Standard dose: Two 250 mg capsules with two 100 mg capsules of Norvir, both twice daily. Must be taken with Norvir. Oral solution available; both formulas available for children and adults. Can be taken with or without food, with no... Read more »
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Worried after performing oral on multiple partners

Posted by alanwann, 2 Replies
...never really been interested in a dating or regular partner.In the past Ive been hooking up on net or rest stops but just giving oral nothing else .I admit I always enjoyed swallowing semen a lot and Over time but I never noticed any... Read more »

lip sores unprotected oral hiv risk

Posted by smkl, 1 Reply
...ejaculate in her mouth, it was only a brief act (1-2 mins) and protected frottage with her. Also, I did not wash my penis after the oral - and immediately put on the condom I dont know her hiv/std status- so I am worried and wanted to ask the... Read more »

worried I've got HIV after oral without

Posted by anonymouslad, 6 Replies
...4 weeks ago I had unprotected oral(I was the receiver) with a girl. 2 weeks later I started getting back and neck pains. Plus regularly feeling mildly sick. Read more »

blister on big toe

Posted by worriedbutwell, 1 Reply
...past have not been so great. i have had sex with prostitutes, all with a condom though. i have also allowed men to perform oral sex on me in a couple of video stores without a condom. but it lasted for maybe 15 seconds each since i realized i... Read more »