Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Can You Feel An Hiv Lesion

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

dear lord help me hpv lesions (HPV and HIV, 2009)

Hi i am 23 yrs old and about 6 months ago was diagnosed with genital warts. I also have some lesions on my tonsils and lips i have tested negative via elisa at 3 months and then tested about twice a month out to 23.5 weeks via oraquick advanced...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...OK?It appears from your post that you're freaking out, because you fear that having genital warts (HPV) means you may also be HIV infected. Actually, these are two very distinct viruses (HIV versus HPV). HPV is much more easily acquired than HIV.... Read more »

KS lesions, will they disappear.

Not sure who to ask this to, so you guys got the short straw.Diagnosed in Feb 2006 with AIDS,... Read more »

Spreading of lesions and KS (kissing, touching)

Dear Dr: I understand that lesion and KS are caused by a condition. Sometimes I feel like kissing... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Molluscum

... What Is Molluscum? Molluscum contagiosum is a skin infection. It is caused by a virus. Molluscum causes small bumps (lesions) to appear on the skin. Most of them are less than half an inch in diameter. They have a hard white core. Some... Read more »
The Body PRO

HPV, Anal Cancer and Cervical Cancer in HIV-Infected People

...that have the potential to progress to cancer. This is a problem of particular interest in inmmunosuppressed people, especially HIV-positive people. Much of our work is in doing clinical studies of HPV infection and its consequences in... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

How Do You Talk To Your Partners About HIV/AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)?

...and HIV Prevention . If you start having sex with someone, and you notice a symptom which maybe an STD (unusual growths or lesions, an unusual discharge, etc.), tell yourpartner immediately! He or she may get very defensive and upset. This... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Rescriptor

...complete potential side effects and interactions. Doctor Rescriptor (delavirdine) was approved for the treatment of HIV infection in 1997. The dosing regimen of this antiretroviral is a good example of the large number of pills that had... Read more »
Connect With Others

84 day hiv test not conclusive?

Posted by boots, 1 Reply
Ok in 07 I had a risk vaginal with an escort... I tested out to 84 days and I was negative.. Well yesterday I called around and I was told locally I did not test long enough.. That I should of tested again. Well I didnt so today I called the CDC and... Read more »

Has KS been forgetten?

Posted by curi0us, 2 Replies
...of a spot in october that wouldn't go away. I was told that it probably was hyperpigmentation of one of the aforementioned lesions and that if it hadn't gone away we would have it looked at my next follow up visit. Long story short, I finally... Read more »

lesiones cutaneas

Posted by tronco2
...alguien me puede decir de que manera se presentan las lesiones cutaneas? gracias. Read more »

Question about KS.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...How large are ks lesions? I have a dark purple looking bruise on my arm,its about 2inches by 1 inch big could it be ks or are ks lessions smaller anyone Read more »