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Chancroid Symptoms

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Herpes/Chancroid No response to Valtrex

`Thank you for taking the time to read my question. I have been HIV positive for four years. All of my current labs regarding my HIV status are good/ WNL. About three months ago I developed a red round shaped ulcer just below the gland of my penis....
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Ben,Sorry to hear about your problem.Both herpes and chancroid can cause painful, tender ulcers on the genitals. Generally with swollen glands as well. If they are recurrent (come and go) it would make herpes more likely. Syphilis may sometimes... Read more »

Condon 100% safe, I think not!!!!---Part2

Hi Doctor, Thank you very much for answering my last message.I do still confuse, please... Read more »

Condon 100% safe, I think not!!!!

Hi Doctor, I am 22 year old male.I am very well educate about HIV and alway be very... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Important STDS

Chancroid    Cytomegalovirus Infections    Molluscum Contagiosum Pubic ("Crab") Lice    Scabies    HTLV-I and II As medical science has become more precise in diagnosing infectious diseases, the list of known sexually transmitted... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

HIV Infection in Women

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Brown Medical School

Ask the Expert: Case Study -- Newly-Admitted Patient With a Penile Lesion

Case A 27-year-old male presents to the prison infirmary with penile pain. He reports having had the pain for the past three days, ever since accidentally catching part of the skin of his penis in his pants zipper. The patient reports previous good... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was the one who suggested you test for chancroid. You said the doctor tested for chlamydia and it was negative. There are a lot of STD's out there that will give symptoms that are identical to yours. Were you prescribed anibiotics and if so what... Read more »

I just realize.

Posted by bigtar, 2 Replies
I just realize that my hand job exposure was not a risk. The tip of my penis touched her open sore near her chin. I was about to cum on her face and I may of have touched her chin that had an open sore.

Few weeks later I am having symptoms of... Read more »

Debtex please help!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi there,
I had a low risk exposure 2 months ago. Just little oral sex (insertive and receptive), few seconds, no cum. The problem was this: the next day appeared a ulcer on my face, near my mouth, like a chancroid. I was going to see the... Read more »


Posted by only1human, 2 Replies
Hello and sorry for a double posting (?)!
So,,, Few weeks ago I was fingered by a man (don't know his status).
After 3-4 weeks I "got" anal fissure.
My question is: HIV infection cause annal fissure?! If it does, then I think I just become HIV... Read more »