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Ectopic Pregnancy And Hiv

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...pain and fever. PID can lead to internal abscesses (pus-filled "pockets" that are hard to cure) and long-lasting, chronic pelvic pain. PID can damage the fallopian tubes enough to cause infertility or increase the risk of ectopic pregnancy. Ectopic pregnancy is a life-threatening condition in which a fertilized egg grows outside the uterus, usually in a fallopian tube. In men, gonorrhea can cause epididymitis, a painful condition of the...
Ask the Experts

HIV test results

I'm worried about my test results please help me. I just had an ectopic pregnancy, laproscopy, and d&c done on dec 31st I asked to be tested for everything. My results are as followsHIV 1/0/2 abs-imca HIV 1/0/2 ABS-INDEX VALUE 1.21 (FLAG) HIGH index...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,In essence you had an indeterminate HIV-screening test consisting of a repeatedly reactive (positive) preliminary antibody test followed by an indeterminate confirmatory Read more »

I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...remember that pregnancy-related complications typically seen in women who are not living with HIV, such as hypertensive disorders, ectopic pregnancy, gestational diabetes, psychiatric illness, preterm delivery, and STDs, also can occur in... Read more »

Another Hep C question

On August 25, 2008 I asked a question regarding my Hepatitis C positive test. Some of my is that I had a needle stick on 12/2004. On my 2 and 6 month needle stick follow up I tested neg for hiv and hepC. At 12 month follow up I tested positive for...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Your RIBA test is the "gold standard" yes! Since that was negative and your HCV RNA is negative, I do NOT suspect you have HCV infection. However, your autoimmune disease may be causing false positive antibody testing. Read more »

I just found out my boyfriend is HIV positive , what do I do? (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

My boyfriend and I have been together about a year and he contracted HIV about two months ago. I love him and I've chosen to stay with him but I am concerned for my own health because I do not have HIV. We have used condoms when we have sex but it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...remember that pregnancy-related complications typically seen in women who are not living with HIV, such as hypertensive disorders, ectopic pregnancy, gestational diabetes, psychiatric illness, preterm delivery, and STDs, also can occur in... Read more »
Articles
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Menstrual Disorders in HIV-Infected Women

...non-HIV-infected women, abnormal vaginal bleeding should raise concerns about the possibility of pregnancy or gynecologic disorders such as ectopic pregnancy, uterine fibroids, genital tract neoplasm, or coagulopathy. II. Causes of Abnormal... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

WHO Warns Gonorrhea Might Soon Become Untreatable

...scale up disease control efforts, WHO said. Left untreated, gonorrhea can lead to infertility, pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancy, and infections in newborns. Gonorrhea infection also increases the chances of acquiring and... Read more »
AIDS Action

Why Invest in HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention?

...unaware of their infection. One in four teen girls has at least one STD. These infections increase the risk of infertility, ectopic pregnancy and poor pregnancy outcomes, cancer and HIV infection. These infections continue to... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
Connect With Others

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Need some advice

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...husband and I had a rocky marriage the first year, but things have since gotten better. Recently, we just suffered through an ectopic pregnancy which brought us both emotional pain and me much physical pain. This loss brought us closer together... Read more »

Not sure where to turn

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...husband and I had a rocky marriage the first year, but things have since gotten better. Recently, we just suffered through an ectopic pregnancy which brought us both emotional pain and me much physical pain. This loss brought us closer together... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »