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Gave Oral And Got A Mouth Ulcer Two Days Later

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Mouth Ulcers

CD4 27 with VL 160k. Totally healthy other than mouth ulcers occurring regularly. Is there anything I can do to prevent or get rid of them?Is there a danger from having these ulcers?Thank you. Your time and knowledge is greatly appreciated by all of...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...improving immune function can decrease their significance.Usually, there's no great medical harm (other than pain) from having the oral ulcers- but you do need to talk to you doctor. Sooner, rather than later.BY Read more »

oral sex and mouth ulcers

Hi dr BobI read your column all the time as I am constantly anxious about hiv and find great... Read more »

mouth ulcers

I HAVE A FEW QUESTIONS ABOUT MOUTH ULCERS.Ever since I can remember I have always had one mouth... Read more »
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PWA Health Group

Taking Thalidomide for HIV-Related Oral Ulcers and Weight Loss

...useful, but can cause serious side effects. Doses ranged from 50 mg to 400 mg/day. In this review, 22 men and 3 women got rid of oral ulcers in two weeks. Half got rid of the ulcers permanently. Others got their ulcers back one to five months... Read more »
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Recognition and Management of the Most Common Oral Manifestations of HIV Infection

...Contents Candidiasis (Thrush) Hairy Leukoplakia (HL) Coated Tongue Periodontal (Gum) Problems Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) Oral Ulcerations Xerostomia (Dry Mouth) Resources It has been estimated that 90% of people with HIV disease... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...as possible and should be swilled around and then swallowed. They are used at least four times a day and continued for a few days after the symptoms have gone. The most widely used rinse is nystatin (Mycostatin Oral Suspension). Lozenges For... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...and cervical cancer. Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) KS was one of the most common opportunistic infections (OIs) in the early days of the AIDS epidemic. KS is actually caused by a virus called Kaposi's sarcoma herpes virus (KSHV) or HHV-8. But KS... Read more »
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Oral, ulcer

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Help! I had unprotected oral sex (receptive) with a man. I had some ulcers on my palate...that I thought were healed. When I got home I brushed them really hard to see if they would bleed and they did after I really irritated them. The blood... Read more »

mouth ulcers

Posted by Anonymous
...Since a couple of days (end of week5), I am developping mouth ulcers which are not painful and go away after 1 or 2 days. Is this related to ars or to stress ( I am so stressed that I do not eat Read more »

symptoms, input reqrd

Posted by mil, 2 Replies
...given 4 pills, antibiotic. From there, my stomach was in horrible pain for a week and half with diarhea. What scares me are the mouth ulcers I had. Two days after the contact, I had a oral ulcer. It lasted three days and two more followed(ulcers... Read more »

Oral sex and mouth ulcers

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...However, over the past week weeks I have been experiencing discomfort under my tongue and have discovered that I have a small mouth ulcer on the underside of my tongue and I am now freaking out. Can HIV be passed from oral sex (didn't... Read more »