Hiv And Fistulas

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Ask the Experts

anal fistula with hiv

Hi i am an hiv positive female who just had surgery for a severe anal abscess. now i am told i also have a fissure and a fistula. at this time am waiting to have the fistula surgery within a few weekss. in the mean time i am bleeding from my rectum...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Very unlikely to be colon cancer, given your age, and more likely to be associated with your current problem. Read more »

anal fistula

hi, have a nice day. I was diagnosed last May, and now i have anal fistula i ask about the doctor... Read more »


I was diagnosed as HIV positive 1 1/2 years ago and am taking Reyataz,Norvir and Truvada. I... Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, December 14, 2009

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anal fistula

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Has any one had problem with re-ocurring anal fistula. Poz 7yrs had surgery for this 5 times same one never heals. Would appreciate any help or places to find help. Thanks Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...anything but sometimes it almost feels like im sitting on something but that is not the case, does this sound like it could be hiv/aids related or any other type of std disease,all comments will be greatly appreciated. Read more »

Symptoms and late serconversion?

Posted by Anonymous
...Hi, I had an exposure a month after I took an immunosuppressant called Remicade for my crohn's disease (Fistula). Lots of kissing occured (deep-wet), this woman offered me a BJ, which I politely refused. Anyway that was a year ago. About Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »