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Hepatitis Simplex

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AIDS InfoNet

Immune Restoration Syndrome

...when whey first start ART. See Fact Sheet 505 for more information on nervous system problems. Cryptococcal Meningitis: See Fact Sheet 503 for more information. The first immune reconstitution symptoms are headaches. Hepatitis B and C: Some of these were cases of hepatitis C that had not previously been diagnosed. Fact Sheets 506 and 507 have more information about hepatitis. Herpes Zoster (Shingles) and Herpes Simplex ...
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Re- Canker Sores

Hello Dr,this is in regards to the earlier question you have replied to for me. I was just wondering if PEP of combivir and keletra could suppress virus for longer than 6 months I did not mention in my post that I took it 5 hrs post exposure. I...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...months in case there is a delayed conversion. The very rare delayed cases you have described had been seen (2 out of 3) when hepatitis C had also been spread at the same time. This can be tested for separately.The lack of antibody in some... Read more »


I have a bood test are as follow:1. Hepatitis C RNA-QUA < 282. HERpes Simplex PositiveWhat are these mean? Do I have Hepatitis C?Thanks for your help.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Your hepatitis C viral load appears to be non-detectable. That is good news. If your antibody is reactive and your virus is not detectable, Read more »

French Kissing and Oral Sex

Dear Dr. McGovern, I am wondering if it is possible to get any kind of serious disease (diseases other than a common cold or the flu) through French kissing or from a who is female performing oral sex on a male. Kind regards,Stan
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Gonorrhea can be present in the mouth (pharngeal gonorrhea) but this is infection is usually not transmitted this way. Herpes simplex can be transmitted through oral sex. Read more »

hepatitis and citomegalovirus

hi thanks to explain many douhgts I m positive without terapy for now and I discovery for a doctor I have hepatit..he still dont know wich type I have to do new exams soon ...but has ectericia question is I have anal herpes...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...I am not certain if I understand your question. If you are asking whether hepatitis viruses cause anal herpes, the answer is no. Anal herpes usually is caused by herpes simplex type one or type two. Cytomegalovirus Read more »
The Well Project

Immune Reconstitution

...inflammatorysyndrome (IRIS). The reported infections include Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC), cytomegalovirus (CMV), herpes simplex virus, hepatitis B and C,tuberculosis (TB), and herpes zoster (or shingles). IRIS occurs in 15%-25% of people... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How Risky Is It?

...HIV. When you share needles, there is a very high probability that someone else's blood will be injected into your bloodstream. Hepatitis virus can also be transmitted by sharing needles. The next greatest risk for HIV infection is from... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

... How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes Treated? Can Herpes Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Herpes? Herpes simplex refers to a group of viruses that infect humans. Like herpes zoster (shingles, see Fact Sheet 509 ), herpes... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis Read more »
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need Some Light Shed On My situation Please

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
Hey all Its Me Ron again. So I Have Noticed That iM Not Worring As Much And Things Seem to Have Stoped. But Their Are StilL some Things That Persist. Like I Get Itchy In Random Places On My Bodie Every Once In A While. Little Tiney Red PiN Head Dots... Read more »

Being Happy

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Who ever said living was easy wasnt very realistic. And Im not trying to sound bitter. Living is simply THE EXPERIENCE and those who still have the chance must seek for meaning rather than just keep complaining all the time. Ive been reading some... Read more »

headline news

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...49 10.Alpha interferon therapy in hemodialysis patients 54 11.Flu 36 12.Flu vaccination 30, 11, 3, 20, 13, 43 13.Herpes simplex I 27 14.Herpes simplex II 11 15.Upper respiratory tract infection (cold or flu) 11 16.Recent viral infection or... Read more »

hiv test

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...positives on other tests, including RPR (rapid plasma reagent) test for syphilis 17, 48, 33, 10, 49 22.Rheumatoid arthritis 36 23.Hepatitis B vaccination 28, 21, 40, 43 24.Tetanus vaccination 40 25.Organ transplantation 1, 36 26.Renal... Read more »