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Ear Infection Worried It Could Be Ars

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What are my chances of testing negative? Very Worried

Question to the sexiest, funniest and sweetest doctor I know:After 3 years of constantly suffering, reading posts, searching in the internet for symptoms HIV, I decided to finally get tested because I am getting married soon. I am a 32 year old...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Three years of "constantly suffering, reading posts, searching the Internet for symptoms . . . ." Hmm . . . well obviously if you were reading the posts in this column you certainly weren't following the advice both I and gazillions of posters... Read more »

Really Worried About My Son

Dear Dr.FrascinoI just wanted to say thank you for wonderful job. I hope you will get a chance to... Read more »

Seriously worried-it's making me ill (menatlly)... ( (GET TESTED, 2009))

Hi I am in desperate need of an opinion...Around 7 years ago, at uni, I had, i think as I very... Read more »
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Progressive Multifocal Leucoencephalopathy (PML)

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Very Worried!

Posted by tman, 1 Reply
...sex a few times with a woman I was dating for a short period of time. I haven't had any symptoms, no fever, aches, besides a ear infection about a month ago, until now. Yesterday, I started getting chills and my whole body ached and progressed... Read more »

I am so scared and worried...suggestions PLEASE..

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...one weekend per month. She told me that she practices 100% safe sex with other guys before me. In september I had a right ear infection and it went away. However, it came back in October. I did go to an ENT and he said it is ok. Plus I have... Read more »

Stupid and Worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...crazy. My doctor was out of town last week and the nurse practitioner that I saw put me on an antibiotic and told me I had an ear infection. I've been on it for about 5 days so far and I don't feel any better. I went for an anonymous test last... Read more »

For Gman, Faith,Worrywart,and Debtex Couple of Q's

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Is an ear infection a symptom of hiv? i am not sure but I have read some threads here that say ear pain/infection are not related to hiv. How can Read more »