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Foul Discharge And Lower Back Pain

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Strange Pain lower back/groin area

Hi, I have developed this strange pain in my lower back and groin area on the left side. I have no pain when I am standing or lying down or walking. But when I sit the pain kicks in also when i bend over. I have a pain in my groin area when i push...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
A good physical exam (including a neurologic exam) would be a good starting place. You may want to check to see what the post-voiding residual is (how much urine remains in the bladder after you attempt to completely urinate). Plain bone films of... Read more »

im on pep tenvir ema nd stocrin, my lower back is paining

Hi, my lower back started paining after ther 10 day of pep. im taking pep because i had sex with... Read more »

Lower spinal and back pain

Hi my name is Brian and I live in Chicago. I was once on Coombivir and sustiva. Now Truvada and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Mexico: ACLU Cries Foul Over Rio Rancho Sex Ed Policy

The New Mexico chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is considering legal action against the Rio Rancho District School Board for a vote the union contends violated state sex education curricula requirements and involved a conflict of... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Male Genital Hygiene Affects Risk of HIV Infection

Two new reports suggest regularly washing the penis lowers the risk of HIV infection in both circumcised and uncircumcised men. Male circumcision is associated with reduced HIV prevalence, Dr. Nigel O'Farrell of Ealing Hospital in London and... Read more »
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Seminal Discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have a question. I have had Chlamydia in the past. Took the medication and was cured. I noticed that since then I have seminal discharge from time to time after urinating. Lately it went away. But recently I have had sex with a co-worker since... Read more »

2 steps back (emotionally)

Posted by ai77, 4 Replies
Hi all. Just want to warn you that if you're feeling kind of down, you might not want to read on. I have to release some of my frustration and fear, don't really have anywhere else I feel comfortable doing it.

Today one of my nurses called and... Read more »

I'm back - and doing okay

Posted by dj1979, 4 Replies
I just had my second appt. with a new doctor (right here in town). My labs are basically the same. Does think my ongoing leg pain is peripheral neuropathy related to HIV. CD4 403 (up from 357) and viral load 7,000 (down from 11,000). I am 46... Read more »

precum or discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
how to tell if it's precum or a discharge? i've heard some STD have clear discharge, so how to tell? Read more »