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Hiv And Lesion On Tongue

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dear lord help me hpv lesions (HPV and HIV, 2009)

Hi i am 23 yrs old and about 6 months ago was diagnosed with genital warts. I also have some lesions on my tonsils and lips i have tested negative via elisa at 3 months and then tested about twice a month out to 23.5 weeks via oraquick advanced...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...rectum. Those with HIV can get worse sores in the rectum and cervical areas. HPV can also cause problems in the mouth or on the tongue or lips. Other types of HPV can cause abnormal cell growth known as dysplasia. Dysplasia can develop into anal... Read more »

Get Tested

Dr Reznik your column is very useful. I have been reading it for a year now afraid that I had HIV... Read more »

Brain Lesions

Two years ago I was diagnosed with HIV and brain lesions. Eventually the brain lesion cause my... Read more »
Articles
Brown Medical School

Ask the Expert: Case Study -- Newly-Admitted Patient With a Penile Lesion

...involving the suboccipital, cervical, posterior auricular, and epitrochlear nodes), mucosal lesions (mucous patch involving the tongue, buccal mucosa, and lips), condyloma lata, alopecia ("moth-eaten appearance"), meningitis, ocular involvement... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Molluscum

... What Is Molluscum? Molluscum contagiosum is a skin infection. It is caused by a virus. Molluscum causes small bumps (lesions) to appear on the skin. Most of them are less than half an inch in diameter. They have a hard white core. Some... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Lesion Liberation Unlikely: KS Proves Formidable Foe As Angiogenesis Inhibitors and Stealth Chemotherapy Fall Short of Expectations

...writes. In the past they have tried pentoxyfilline, CD8+ and also Roche's dreaded tat antagonist -- which appeared to make KS lesions worse. At present, UCLA is the only site in the country trying the soluble TNF receptor (Immunex, rhuTNFr:Fc)... Read more »
U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration

A Clinical Guide to Supportive and Palliative Care for HIV/AIDS

...provider conduct thorough examinations of the oral cavity at each check-up visit. The oral exam should inspect and document tongue, cheeks, palate and conditions of the teeth, looking for growths, abnormal mucosa, lesions and tumors -- all signs... Read more »
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aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...to answer this question. I am waiting on results from an HIV test and I am going crazy. I am having AIDS not HIV symptoms...tongue lesions, night sweats, swollen glands, coated tongue, continual herpes(never had before). My CBC came back... Read more »

Tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...cells are in the 400 range and slowly going down. My last exposure was over 5 years ago. I just had a lesion on the side of my tongue biopsied and it is oral hairy leukoplakia. The doctors are baffled. What now? Any suggestions? Read more »

LSJ

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Can someone explain to me what geographic tongue is? Are white lesions a sign of geographic tongue? And has anyone on this board experinced white lesions before? Read more »

MY TONGUE

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I WAS WONDERING IF ANYONE KNOWS ABOUT ERYTHEMATOUS CANDIDIASIS???? I HAVE SPLOTCHES ON MY TONGUE THAT COME AND GO. I HAVE SEEN TWO DOCTORS WHO SENT ME HOME WITH NOTHING. I HAVE A HARD TIME CLEARING MY THROAT. CAN THE DIFFICULTY Read more »