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Dealing With Lgv When You Have Hiv

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LGV HIV

I have been on Atripla for about 45 days. (HIV poz for 2 years) I have been on doxycycline for 12 days. I am getting bad nauseau in the mornings only. Do u think it is the Atripla, the antibiotic, or the LGV? I still have some LGV symptoms, i.e....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Only a small percentage of patients experience nausea from Atripla. Doxycycline can cause nausea in some patients but again that is not a common side effect. If the nausea started after starting the doxycycline (not present when just on the... Read more »

UK Male. Recent HIV/LGV diagnosis. CD4 and viral load..

Hi.First off, thank god for this site - have been able to get a lot of good information here...I... Read more »

College guy that just donated to the foundation. Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV, 2010)

Good evening Dr. Bob,I am a heterosexual male in my mid 20's and now engaged. I have only been with... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)

... How Can LGV Be Prevented? Where Can I Get More Information? What Is LGV? LGV ( Lymphogranuloma venereum ) is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by three strains of the bacterium ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)

...Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a systemic, sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by a type of Chlamydia trachomatis (serovars L1, L2, or L3) Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

First Cases of Rare STD Reported Among MSM in United Kingdom

...The first cases of a rare sexually transmitted disease called lymphogranuloma venereum, or LGV, have been reported in the United Kingdom, with health officials reporting 34 cases among men who have unprotected sex Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York City Health Officials Urge MSM to Practice Safe Sex, Abstinence After Two Local Men Diagnosed With Rare STD

...men to practice safe sex or abstinence after two local men were diagnosed with a rare sexually transmitted disease called lymphogranuloma venereum, or LGV, the Long Island Newsday reports (Taylor, Long Island Newsday , 2/3). San Francisco... Read more »
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LGV Chlamydia

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...gay and bisexual men possibly increasing their chances of getting or spreading the AIDS virus." I am not making this up guys. LGV Chlamydia, " this sexually transmitted disease has caused an outbreak in Europe, where some countries have confirmed... Read more »

Please help expert medical advice needed

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Could Lymphogranuloma venereum(LGV) create a false negative Elisa and Determine(Abbott) test. Read more »

more bad news

Posted by GPPG, 4 Replies
...were signs of motor nerve damage and some bulge. Looks like I am having at least some immuno problems. Don't know what the HIV test will tell me. But at least, my 'symptoms' are not founded on anxiety. ------------------------ MY... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »