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Does Having Dysplasia Mean I Have Hiv

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Anal Dysplasia, HPV, Cancer, HIV

I have recently had an anal pap smear and dont understand the diagnoses, if or if not something is wrong, can you help me out? Clinical History: HIV Pos, HPV, and History of Anal Cancer.DiagnosisA) Anus - Reactive superficial squamous cells present...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
It doesn't appear that any is wrong given that report. That could be a good thing, or the sampling was not sufficient and there wasn't enough cells from any area of concern. Read more »

Concerned of Possible HIV-Infection/low grade dysplasia

I am a 24 year old female with a 3 year old son. During my pregnancy (in 1997) I was tested for HIV... Read more »

High grade dysplasia (anal)

Hi Dr. Pierone:This question is not about meds but I saw you answer other questions regarding this... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
The Well Project


...cancer. Due to immune suppression, HIV-positive people are more vulnerable to several kinds of cancer, three of which lead to an AIDS diagnosis: Kaposi's sarcoma, certain types of lymphoma, and cervical cancer. Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) KS was... Read more »
The Well Project

What Are Opportunistic Infections?

...weakened defenses. OIs can lead to hospitalization and disability, and are responsible for most of the deaths in people with AIDS. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines an HIV-positive person with a CD4 cell count of 200... Read more »
Project Inform

Human Papillomavirus and HIV Disease and perhaps into other parts of the body. For more treatment information, call Project Inform's toll-free National HIV/AIDS Treatment Hotline at 1-800-822-7422. Read more »
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help....Hiv and genital warts

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...Hi everbody my name is john, 25 and need some help,,, i found out i had hiv about 7 months ago and at the same time was told i had genital warts, which at the time did not know what was the hardest to Read more »

I am almost certain I have HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...minute, I'm reminded. I've already been preparing myself as to who I would tell and how. Peoples reactions about people who have AIDS is not good. I know that I should find out for sure, but I guess I just needed to vent. Thanks for listening... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Well I have dysplasia. I get to have my cervix treated on Thursday. What fun. It's only mild but enough to be a pain in the ass. Hope it dosen't Read more »

Yeast infections, BV, and HPV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am starting to go crazy here thinking I may have HIV. I was told about two years ago that I had HPV which gave me an abnormal pap smear. A colposcopy was done that showed I had Read more »