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Herpes Outbreak & HIV

Is it possible to be infected with the virus that causes genital herpes but have not outbreaks for years?I ask because I have been hiv+ for the last 7 8 years. I have been off of meds for the last 2 years because I could not tolerate the side...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Herpes simplex can remain latent for many, many years in some patients so that is a possibility though many other conditions can cause those sypmptoms so a thorough evaluation is recommmended. KH Read more »

KS outbreaks on my ankle and legs

I am a 44 year old male and was diagnosed with full blown AIDS afer finding a KS lesion in my... Read more »

Herpes and HIV (Recurrent Herpes Outbreaks)

I contracted herpes approx. 4-5 months ago and I've had recurrent outbreaks ever since. They heal... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Africa Prepares for Possible H1N1 Flu Outbreak Amid Concerns About HIV/AIDS, Other Diseases

...possibility that the H1N1 flu virus could expand in the continent, which already is experiencing epidemics of diseases such as HIV/AIDS and malaria, the AP/ San Francisco Chronicle reports. There have been no confirmed cases of the flu virus... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China Pledges to Redouble Anti-AIDS Fight

...said the world's largest cities should unite and mobilize toward the goal of being free of HIV by 2015. A large-scale HIV/AIDS outbreak in China would do serious damage to the economies of the nation and the whole world, officials fear. Back... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Health Workers Sentenced to Prison in Kazakhstan for Criminal Negligence After HIV Outbreak Among Women, Children

...workers in Kazygurt, Kazakhstan, recently were sentenced to prison after being convicted of criminal negligence following an HIV outbreak among a group of children who received blood transfusions in region hospitals, Interfax News Agency reports.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Doctors in Kazakhstan Convicted for Criminal Negligence Following HIV Outbreak Among Children Who Received Blood Transfusions

...in Shymkent, Kazakhstan, on Wednesday were sentenced to prison after being convicted of criminal negligence following an HIV outbreak among a group of children who received blood transfusions at their hospital, Reuters reports (Reuters, 6/27).... Read more »
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HPV+ Herpes Outbreak+ Oral sex w/ HIV+ parter=HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I received oral sex from a girl who is HIV+. I have some genital warts from HPV and had a Herpes Outbreak at the time. Am I infected with HIV? What are my chanes? Are there any documented cases or could I be a first? I am married and Read more »

Herpes? Do I have AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...bloods (April 2006) were good, virus count of 10 000 and normal Cd4 count but I am scared to go for my next check-up since herpes outbreak is a sign of a weakened system. Turning 30 this year and trying to positive about life, but very hard. Your... Read more »

Genital Herpes

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...genital herpes? I'm curious to know how you've handled the issue in dating and sexual situations. How do you tell someone you're HIV-positive AND have genital herpes? Read more »

Herpetic ulcer in the mouth

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...mouth (on the roof) was very small, painful and went away 3 days later. . I have Herpes 1 for many years and i used to have many outbreaks mostly on my lip and in my mouth (on the floor). The outbreaks had stoped for 4 years. Now i had one on my... Read more »