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Do Hiv Symptoms Include Pus

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Dear Dr. Reznik,I tested HIV after three month of last exposure which resultcame out negative. However, I found out pin size little bumps on my gum and it doesn't go away but often leavespus that can easily be wiped. I don't feel any...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
What you have described sounds very much like a draining sinus. These are usually the result of a tooth that has died and is in need of a root canal. Instead of this tooth causing incredible pain, it has found a way to allow for the pus to drain out... Read more »

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Developing Countries Pledge to Empower Women, Protect Them From Poverty, Disease, Including HIV/AIDS

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Black AIDS Institute

Living Longer With HIV/AIDS Includes Developing Chronic Diseases

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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

New PHAC Testing Guide Includes Recommendations to Promote Routine HIV Testing

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Tibotec Therapeutics

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Labeling Update for Prezista to Include 96-Week Data in HIV-1 Infected Adult Patients

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everything fits ARS to perfectly, including CBC

Posted by stefanklm, 2 Replies

I (male) am in south america atm and had 2 risk situations with 2 women (18.05.2012 and 23.06.2012), unprotected vaginal and oral intercourse.

on 10.07.2012 I suddenly felt tiredness and fatigue, at night I had light fever.
the next morning I... Read more »

Risk of STD's including HIV from mutual masturbation and frottage?!

Posted by JoeD93, 1 Reply
About a week ago, I met a guy from online for a one night thing. Before this encounter, I gave a hand job to a guy a few days before and he ejaculated on my hand (not worried about that), but before that the last time I did anything sexual was in... Read more »

Link to NYT article on HIV/Ageing includes charts

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my hiv symptom question more elaborated

Posted by rob422, 1 Reply
so i read on a lot of websites that symptoms of HIV include flu-like symptoms, nail changes, rashes, headaches, pneumonia, disorientation, dry cough, night sweats, etc, etc.

but i'm slowly learning that these are the acute symptoms... right?
which... Read more »