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hiv hbv co-infection

Dr. Bob I had an unprotected sexual exposure feb 1, 2008 on March 2nd I got pneumonia that last for 3 weeks, rash's all over my chest,pink eye, hot flashes, now I still have horrible aches/muscle aches and pain under the right rib cage. I had (4)...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your single elevated viral load test was a false-positive. Consequently all your tests (HIV, HCV, HBV) are negative. What are you going to accuse your gal-pal of? Giving you nothing? You can't force her to get STD screened, but she could take a... Read more »

roommate with a std

my college roommate and I are both female. I just found out she has some sort of std. Since we... Read more »

STD Tests and Vaccines.

Hello Doctor's.Thank you for providing comfort through your wonderful resource online. I have... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Female-Controlled Methods for HIV/STD Prevention

Executive Summary: On April 15, 1996, representatives of CDC's Office of Women's Health;the National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHSTP); the NationalCenter for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion; and the NationalCenter... Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Effects of a Brief, Theory-Based STD-Prevention Program for Female College Students

A recent study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health evaluates a sexually transmitted disease (STD) risk-reduction intervention tailored to college-aged women. Participants were 78 undergraduate females who reported inconsistent condom use... Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Teen Women Choose Female-Controlled Methods for STD Prevention

A study in the January/February issue of Family Planning Perspectives , examined the factors associated with the choice of choosing a female-controlled, over-the-counter, contraceptive barrier method as an alternative to preventing sexually... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Korea: 60 Percent of Teens Engage in Unprotected Sex

A 2008 survey of 75,238 South Korean adolescents found 5.1 percent reported they had had sexual intercourse. And of them, just 41 percent used a contraceptive, Koreas Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Monday. Sexual activity... Read more »
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Let's Get Realistic

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I just wanted to say that I had protected vaginal sex and still got hiv. I thought I was safe. From my own experience I feel it is easier to get than alot of people think. If I got it anyone can. Read more »

3 weeks after possible exposure / HELP!

Posted by datguy, 3 Replies
Need an expert opinion please!!! Having a tough, tough time and can't get straight answers. Had protected vaginal sex with a female of unknown std status, but during sex the condom broke and there was 2-3 mins before I noticed and stopped. 3... Read more »

Integrity....

Posted by Sol, 2 Replies
...of the skin! Hi, If a male was given an unportected blowjob by a female commercial sex worker, who constantly put cocaine on the shaft of his penis during the blowjob, would that increase the chances of the male becoming infected with HIV? ... Read more »

How can I judge my risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have had sex with a female ONCE that told me that she had no STD's. I wore a condom, BUT IT BROKE. And I didn't realize it until afterwards. Turns out I started getting symptoms of chlamydia which I have just been treated for. This girl has not... Read more »