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The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...and Greenblatt RM. (2006) Herpes simplex virus infection in women in the WIHS: Epidemiology and effect of antiretroviral therapy on clinical manifestations. AIDS 20(7):1051-1058. October 2005. Gynecological conditions and HIV/AIDS. The Body. Retrieved from www.thebody.com/content/art5000.html on July 21, 2006. Levine AM, Berhane K, Roksana K, Cohen M, Masri-Lavine L, Young M, Anastos K, Augenbraun M, Watts, H. (2004) Impact of highly...
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Scared Aussie OCD Dude Part II: Revenge of the Cyst!

Hi again Doctor Bob!It's Scared Aussie OCD Dude again. I hope you're well! Thank you very much for answering my previous question, your reassurance was a huge help and very much appreciated.I've just got some follow up question (more of A question,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV risk remains extremely slight based on the information you provided.Thanks for your donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org). It's warmly appreciated. In return I'm sending my good-luck/good-health karma... Read more »

Cysts and HIV

Is there a correlation between HIV and cysts? No one in my family is prone to them, but I am HIV + and had one large one removed from my back(waist level) and now a large one is growing on my back. They are definitely not lesions.
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...I don't know what kind of cysts you've had, but I'm not aware of any particular association of cysts of any kind with HIV. Read more »

Cyst in testicles in an HIV-positive patient

Hi. I have a lump in my testicles. I am a little freaked. I was just getting back on my feet from PCP pneumonia two years ago. I was hoping to get myself off disability soon. I am over 40 and the cyst isn't super hard so I figure it probably...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...I'm glad to hear that you'll be seeing a urologist. All lumps in the testicle should be taken seriously, particularly in HIV patients. The next step will probably be a scrotal ultrasound to determine the nature of the mass and whether or not it... Read more »

parotid cysts

My question is regarding HIV/AIDS related parotid cysts.Are these cysts usually inside the gland? I had a parotid cyst, which eventually got infected and ruptured. Is this typical of AIDS related parotid cysts? I do have minor cervical...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Hello, and thanks for posting. Parotid gland enlargement, often with cystic changes, is sometimes seen in patients with HIV infection.Most of the time, the cysts are within the body of the parotid gland. It is not typical for the cysts to... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

...T-20, is a type of medicine called a fusion inhibitor. Fusion inhibitors work by blocking HIV from entering human cells. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Enfuvirtide was approved by the FDA on March 13, 2003, for use with other anti-HIV drugs in the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cryptosporidiosis

...easily spread by contaminated food or water, or direct contact with an infected person or animal. About 15% to 20% of people with AIDS are infected with crypto. Only some of these infections lead to serious disease. Crypto causes a lot of ... 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 »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Read more »
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HIV Skin Symptoms (Pics) Please Read

Posted by WorriedOne, 2 Replies
...would return. I did some research and found that OHL could cause this but only in individuals that had late stages or advanced AIDS. Ive been taking Garlic pills lately and it seemed to go away. I know this may sound ridiculous but honestly it... Read more »

lymph node, or cyst

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
one swollen node(I think)where the ear meets the skull on top, is there lymph nodes there, or could it be a cyst. I am worried even though I have tested negative at 6 months. This happened about 3 weeks after exposure was inflamed for about 5 days... Read more »

4 yrs ago

Posted by lovemestill07, 4 Replies
...my lymph node in the vaginal area swelled up. I didn't know what that meant until I started researching in the internet and HIV kept popping up. To sum things up, ever since those weeks, I feel my body hasn't been the same (fatigues, headaches,... Read more »

Help me please

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...cysts because of infiltrations. And now i have a renal cyst of 25mm. im very scared, because all of this syntoms could be of HIV. please give me your opinion. Read more »