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Eczema And Hiv

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Skin cracks from eczema and HIV in the public restroom

Dear Doctor, I'd like to ask the direct&short questions. Please help me. I've many skin crack and open cuts on hands and fingers (they were not heal yet at that time). I use the the hotel lobby restroom on August29,2010 and accidentally drop my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...call was so important that you needed to be on your cell phone while peeing and pooping in the hotel lobby restroom???Even with eczema-indued skin cracks, the HIV risk of diving into the unflushed tidy bowel to rescue your iPhone is nonexistent.... Read more »

Eczema and HIV ($50 donation - that's all I have)

Dear Dr. Frascino,Thank you so much for what you do. You are absolutely amazing. Thanks for helping... Read more »

Eczema & HIV

If a patient has eczema ,what is the recommended treatment for a person who is HIV positive? Read more »
Articles
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Invirase (Saquinavir mesylate)

...serious side effects of this medicine include anxiety; change in sense of taste; constipation; depression; diarrhea; dizziness; eczema; gas; generalized muscle pain or weakness; headache; mouth sores; nausea; stomach pain; vomiting; trouble... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Echinacea

...use of echinacea (up to two weeks) to treat colds or flu does not present any serious risks to people with HIV. However, both AIDS researchers and herbalists warn against long-term use of echinacea. What Are the Side Effects? There are no... 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 »
Connect With Others

eczema?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I was wondering if anyone has experience with eczema, and if it could be relatated to early HIV infection? Read more »

Skin problems

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What is the story about dry skin and hiv? the symptoms include eczema? does everyone that has hiv have bad skin? I have heard that hiv positive individuals develop dry skin when the t-cells are Read more »

Rashes

Posted by Anonymous
...4 MONTHS BUT I HAVE THIS RASH. TEST CAME OUT NEGATIVE BUT THE RASH STAYS, DOCTOR THINKS ITS RING WORM, I'M WORRIED MAYBE ITS ECZEMA?? BUT I READ ON "PLANETRX" THAT CHILDREN THAT HAVE ECZEMA HAVE IMMUNE PROBLEMS,...MY NEWBORN(4 MONTHS) HAS LIKE... Read more »

A WHOLE NEW WORLD

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...visit to a Dr. office in 39 years,either stupid or like i think,just try to take good care of myself.Examination",looks like eczema BUT, have you ever been tested for HIV, because it affects everybody differently". "NO".I consented to the... Read more »