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HIV transmission through an inflammatory condition of the navel - elucidation

Dear Mr Frascino,You wrote to me that my HIV acquisition risk is ''negligible''. What does this mean - should I get tested or not? What do you suggest?Please, elucidate. I have cognizance of your work-load, hence that is the last question I am...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Nick,I do not feel HIV testing is medically warranted; however, if you have difficulty shaking your HIV fears, an HIV test may be helpful psychologically Read more »

HIV transmission through an inflammatory condition of the navel

Dear Mr Frascino,I am a correction officer and, due to self-injuries, fights etc, there is often... Read more »

Please advice.

Dear doctor, a few months ago, I visited a freelance prostitute. I did not engage in any virginal... Read more »
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The Well Project

Pneumonias

... Pneumonia and HIV HIV-positive people are more vulnerable to pneumonias of all kinds and certain pneumonias lead to an AIDS diagnosis, such as PCP, recurrent bacterial pneumonia and active TB . Pneumocystis carinii (or jiroveci )... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...to the blood or joints. This condition can be life threatening. In addition, people with gonorrhea can more easily contract HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. HIV-infected people with gonorrhea can transmit HIV more easily to someone else than if... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
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Strep throat as hiv condition?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Could a strep throat like condition (very sore throat with puss on tonsils) be a sign of hiv infection? Read more »

tonsillolithiasis............ AM I DOOMED.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I read that tonsillolithiasisis is seen in people affected with Aids. I've posted on here before if you need background info. PLEASE ANSWER..........I'M REALLY FEELING DOOMED Read more »

im not sure

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...glands in neck and groin plus bumps with pus, than weird stools i was tested for gonnorhea, syphillis, herpes all negative than hiv four months later could it be something else another std?? Read more »

Am i HIV positive???

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...cut myself with a shaving razor which my friend had used about 24 hours earlier (My friend is married and is not aware of his HIV status). I immediately washed the cut (on my hand) and later consulted my doctor about the HIV risk. The doctor... Read more »