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Burning Sensation In Groin Area

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strong pain in the groin area

Hi doctormy bf, who is 54, got diagnosed with hiv last january 2010. His counts are 417 CD4 and about 40,000 VL. Yesterday, Sunday 6 Feb 2011, he decided to start atripla at 23:00 hrs. Two hours later he developed a very strange, intense,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I agree groin pain is not a reported side effect of Atripla. Unfortunately, I cannot diagnosis the cause of your boyfriend's symptoms over the Internet. Read more »

Not sure of what to do

Doctor, I have a few concerns regarding some symptoms that I am having. I had oral and vaginal sex... Read more »

pain in the groin area

I had sex with a lady I believe is a call girl.The condom broke I believe toward the end of... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...pain and fever. PID can lead to internal abscesses (pus-filled "pockets" that are hard to cure) and long-lasting, chronic pelvic pain. PID can damage the fallopian tubes enough to cause infertility or increase the risk of ectopic pregnancy.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Molluscum

...sexual activity. Molluscum can infect any part of the skin, but it is especially common on the face or in the groin and pubic areas. It can be spread from existing lesions to other parts of the body or to other people. It can also be spread by... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...people are talking about whenthey say they have neuropathy. Most doctors know it as a sock and glove nerveproblem, because the areas most affected are where you wear your socks andgloves. What Causes PN? The causes of PN are still unknown.... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...Creams and ointments are used for skin and nail infections. They can be used at the corners of the mouth or rubbed into affected areas of skin, including the labia. They should be applied two to four times a day by gentle and thorough massage.... Read more »
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symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Had a swollen lymph node near left groin area. Burning sensation in the eyes. Rash on penis and feet and low fever. These symptoms occurred 8 weeks after exposure. I know Read more »

So worried about groin pain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...been positive. I used a condom both times, and there was no breakage, slip-offs, etc. Even so, I noticed that a substantial area of my lower penis and genitals were exposed the whole time, and also came in contact with their vaginal liquids.... Read more »

Worried well with alarming symptoms, few questions

Posted by scaredstiff, 4 Replies
...time. Needless to say, this kicked my HIV anxiety into high gear. About 2 weeks after my exposure, I started to feel a slight burning sensation in my groin lymph nodes. My wife likes to drape her legs over me while we sleep, but this burning... Read more »

Burning and needle pics

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...and pain in the groin....that went away after 2 weeks.....no flu no fever....but horrible headaches. for the last week, the areas above my clavicals are tingleing, like someone rubbed fiberglass on them.....and monentary prick feelings in my... Read more »