Does Hiv Give You Skin Sores
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineAtripla has the same HIV medication as were in Truvada + Sustiva so any side effect that a patient might have had on Truvada would often persist on Atripla. Your skin discomfort could be due to one of your HIV medications as an unusual... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineDry skin (ezcema) is common in general population and even more common in HIV+ persons. Other skin conditions are also common in HIV+ persons (such as folliculitis), fungal infections, seborrhea so a specific diagnosis is helpful to establish... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your question.It's very difficult to accurately diagnose skin conditions over the web (sometimes it is difficult, even when you see the lesions in person). Because of this, I'd hesitate to even try to guess what your particular... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,1.This new research was just presented and consequently I'm learning about it now along with everyone else. I'll post below some more detailed analysis about what we know so far. I'll also urge you to stay tuned, as we promise to... Read more »
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Posted by smkl, 1 ReplyHello
I am aware that risk from unprotected insertive fellatio is relatively lower.
But what is freaking me out is that post the episode- I discovered a single sore on the inside of her lips- it was not red or yellow, but just as the same texture and... Read more »
Posted by bug, 2 RepliesHello,
I recently had sex with a prostitute and was so drunk(and stupid) i couldn't think of any possible dangers.
The prostitute had several cold sores on her body. We had unprotected oral sex (lasted less than a minute) and 2 times protected vaginal... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesProvided that skin is unbroken and has no open cuts or sores....Is the protection greater/less or equal to that provided by latex?
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesWas just diagnosised. But am taking things with a positive outlook. Just wondered... female, 26 my skin has gotten SOOOOO dry and itchy, also have dandruff never has been this bad before. Summer heat, or something more? I haven't started any meds... Read more »
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