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Do People Catch HIV From Rectal Bleeding

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Bleeding rectal ulcers

My wife has been dealing with this problem for a year now, and it appears we are no nearer to a solution. The first incident of rectal bleeding occurred Good Friday, 2000. Blood count about 10. Over the last 12 months, there have been 8 incidents....
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
I think there should be a reason why your wife has bleeding rectal ulcers, and am wondering why you didn't mention her having had biopsy and culture results from prior procedures. In people with HIV, both CMV and Herpes viruses can cause... Read more »

Rectal fingering, saliva, and gum bleeding

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I am new to this forum! Firstly, I would like to express my gratitude to all of you!

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