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Can Body Sores Be A Symptom Of Hepatitis C

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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...people infected with both HIV and HSV are likely to have more frequent outbreaks of herpes. These outbreaks can be more serious, and last longer than for people without HIV. Herpes sores provide a way for HIV to get past the body's immune defenses and make it easier to get HIV infection. A recent study found that people with HSV had three times the risk of becoming infected with HIV as people without HSV. A recent study found that treating...
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canker or cold sore, is either infectious?The Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

What's the difference between canker or cold sores? Can your partner get infected from your canker or cold sores? If you've got either what precautions can be taken to prevent infecting your partner?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Hi. Thank you for your question.Canker sores and cold sores are two different things. Canker sores are open,painful ulcers inside the mouth. The cause is currently not Read more »

frequent mouth soresThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

rick. hi,i think you may have addressed this topic before and if you have i apologize but i need to ask anyway. i read somewhere that sores in the mouth, herpes i guess,could be a sign of possible hiv infection,is this true? i ask because lately i...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...indication of HIV,in of itself. Because the symptoms of HIV/AIDS looks exactly like thesymptoms of many other illnesses, NOBODY can tell you whether your symptomsmay be due to this syndrome or not. Only HIV testing can determine if aperson has... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...not. I found no studiesstating that "sweets" affected the frequency of outbreaks. We do know that any type of stress on the body (physical and emotional) canlead to more frequent recurrences of symptoms due to Herpes. Stressreduction is perhaps... Read more »

sore mouthThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

For the last three weeks or so I have been experiencing a sore mouth. I have read various articles about candidia, and frankly I am up in the air because there are so many different and conflicting published comments. I do have a whittish covering...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question.Thrush is a yeast infection in the mouth. It is also known as oralcandidiasis. Thrush in adults occurs when the immune system is notfunctioning properly. It is not unusual for children to get thrush in theirmouth,... Read more »
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Body Composition Tests

... What Are Body Composition Tests? Anthropometry Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) Body Mass Index (BMI) Computerized Tomography Read more »
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Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Lipodystrophy? Body Shape Changes Metabolic Complications What Causes Lipodystrophy? Can Lipodystrophy Be Treated? Caring for Yourself Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Body Shape Changes (Lipodystrophy)

...Lipo Be Treated? The Bottom Line What Is Lipodystrophy? Lipodystrophy, or "lipo" for short, is a collection of body shape changes in people taking antiretroviral medications (ARVs). "Lipo" refers to fat, and "dystrophy" means bad... Read more »
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Immune Restoration Syndrome

...recovery syndrome." Some patients developed fever and swollen lymph nodes. Others had inflammation in various parts of their bodies. These problems showed up after the patients had a large increase in their CD4 counts (see Fact Sheet 124 )... Read more »
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Sore throat...sinus drainage symptoms!??!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...and especially my bedroom is fairly cold...and dry!!! I've had NO fevers, no rashes, no night sweats, no fatigue, no mouth sores...no anything other than this yucky sinus/throat stuff!!! And like I said, you can actually see the drainage in my... Read more »

Sores

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...after an oral rapid test 6 weeks later) I am now getting some pussy little sores inside my mouth and cheeks and lips and random body bruises for no reason. Is that a sign of an HIV infection 6 months later or something else? Never had a... Read more »

human body

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...can you please send me a picture of the human body. thanks Read more »

body to body

Posted by Anonymous
...I am a woman who has a sore on near my anus. When I had a body to body massage a woman touched her bottom against mine. A few weeks later I had a sore throat with swollen lymfe under my jaw. Read more »