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Hiv And Eczema

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Ask the Experts

Skin cracks from eczema and HIV in the public restroom

Dear Doctor, I'd like to ask the direct&short questions. Please help me. I've many skin crack and open cuts on hands and fingers (they were not heal yet at that time). I use the the hotel lobby restroom on August29,2010 and accidentally drop my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...needed to be on your cell phone while peeing and pooping in the hotel lobby restroom???Even with eczema-indued skin cracks, the HIV risk of diving into the unflushed tidy bowel to rescue your iPhone is nonexistent. Dr. Bob Read more »

Eczema and HIV ($50 donation - that's all I have)

Dear Dr. Frascino,Thank you so much for what you do. You are absolutely amazing. Thanks for helping... Read more »

Will HIV make Eczema worse?

Dear Dr. Feinberg -I have always had horrible skin. Since I am from the south, I am not use to the... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Echinacea

...use of echinacea (up to two weeks) to treat colds or flu does not present any serious risks to people with HIV. However, both AIDS researchers and herbalists warn against long-term use of echinacea. What Are the Side Effects? There are no... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...telephone hotline staffers are available to talk with you about any of these issues. Within California, call the San Francisco AIDS Foundation's California AIDS Hotline toll free at 800/367-AIDS . Outside California, call your state's AIDS... Read more »
Connect With Others

eczema?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I was wondering if anyone has experience with eczema, and if it could be relatated to early HIV infection? Read more »

Skin problems

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What is the story about dry skin and hiv? the symptoms include eczema? does everyone that has hiv have bad skin? I have heard that hiv positive individuals develop dry Read more »

Rashes

Posted by Anonymous
...CHILDREN THAT HAVE ECZEMA HAVE IMMUNE PROBLEMS,...MY NEWBORN(4 MONTHS) HAS LIKE ECZEMA ON HER EYELIDS,??? DOES THAT MEAN I GAVE HER HIV I'M WAITING FOR MY TEST RESULT FROM MONDAY I HOPE IT ALL GOES WELL HOPEFULLY THIS RASH IS JUST SOME RINGWORM... Read more »

RASH

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Has anyone ever had asevere rash....like the measles and still test negative? Read more »