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Hiv And Urinary Tract Infection

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Urinary track infection

Is this kind of infection in any way common among hiv poz people
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...No. Anyone, HIV+ or HIV-, can get a urinary tract infection. HIV+s are not particularly prone to them. Read more »

symptoms

I am so afraid to get an aids test. What are symptoms of aid or HIV. I have many urinary tract... Read more »

Ways to get STDS

Is it possible to receive any kind of STD or infection by "dry humping" ? A friend told me there... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Microsporidiosis

...infection) Vittaforma corneae (syn. Nosema corneum ) Ocular infection, urinary tract infection * Two reports of E. bieneusi in respiratory samples have also... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Echinacea

...at a time. What Are the Benefits of Echinacea? The major use of echinacea is to treat colds and flu. It is also used for urinary tract infections, skin wounds that aren't healing well, and skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Deworming Drug Could Help Reduce Spread of HIV in Africa, Study Finds

...drug, called praziquantel, costs about 32 cents per pediatric dose and prevents schistosomiasis, a worm disease that starts as a urinary tract infection. If untreated, schistosomiasis can lead to female genital sores that can facilitate HIV... Read more »
Housing Works

The UN Responds to Calls for Haiti AIDS Strategy, but Activists Are Skeptical

...clinics. Today was my first day. My fellow EMT Dave and I treated about 25 patients today -- from common colds to broken bones to urinary tract infections. I am very pleased to be able to help and look forward to our continued service. We also... Read more »
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question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...be an STD?? i'm in a monogomous relationship, and to my knowledge my partner does not have any STD's. so could it just be a UTI or bladder infection?? i have a dr. appt. on friday, but i just wanted to know if i should have him test me for... Read more »

Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, folks! I had a risky exposure 2 1/2 months ago (oral sex performed on me by sex worker), and developed urinary infection 3 weeks ago that was treated by antibiotics and now has returned again. This entire time I have been extremely fatigued,... Read more »

urinary tract infections

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i have had constant uti's for a yr now they go away with antibiotics then as soon as i finish the pills it is back is uti's common in late hiv Read more »

questions.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Quick questions can anyone possibly tell me what this can be. 1. Can this be any std that may be causing this? 2. What about hiv should I be worrying about this? Its really irritatiing me I just want to be sure that its not hiv or any other std.... Read more »