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Can You Tell If Someone Has Aids Just By Looking Under A Microscope

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Microscopic tears in skin & other ways of HIV transmission

Hi, Dr. Bob. I appreciate you. I was recently diagnosed as HIV positive. My current boyfriend had to undergo PEP, but he is standing by me & we are still working on the future. What is hard for me to bear is that the hospital (public health) where...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,They told your boyfriend:1.He could never have sex with you ever again.2.He could contract HIV from kissing you.3.He could contract HIV from your tears.4.He could contract HIV from microscopic tears in his skin if he touched Read more »

HIV from microscopic cuts on penis

My dear friend BOB,u always talk about HIV transmission to men via mucuous membrane A.K.A... Read more »

HIV Transmission

Can HIV virus penetrate intact mucous membrane or is a breach mandatory? Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

... Bleeding Lungs: Breathing problems Bad cough Diagnosis Biopsy (sample of tissue taken and examined under microscope) "Good prognosis" KS: No internal organ involvement CD4 count greater than 200 cells No history of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS)

...patches and grow together. Your health care provider might take a small sample (a biopsy) from skin spots to examine under a microscope and confirm a diagnosis of KS. How Is KS Treated? Strong ART is the best treatment for active KS. In many... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...the WB, IFA tests for the presence of antibodies in a blood sample. The exact strategy is slightly different in that it uses a microscope. It can be faster than a WB, so the few labs that use it can get results to the patient more quickly. ... Read more »
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Sharing shaving razors?

Posted by Carrie, 8 Replies
...My boyfriend (poz) and I (neg) were wondering if HIV can pass threw sharing the same shaving razors. The concern is obviously that if he nicks himself while shaving his face and Read more »

Sore Burning Tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...experiencing is a pale looking tongue that is cracked and burning, my question is ,has anyone ever heard of this being a symptom of hiv infection? all feedback will be greatly appreciated,. Read more »

Who is paper cut guy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Well cant one get HIV from microscopic holes in the skin. Paper cut guy is a paranoid loser Read more »

How does the HIV goes in the body during sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi.. I would like to know How the HIV goes in the body of male during sex? Read more »