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Hiv Discharge

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AIDS Action Council

VICTORY !!! FY '96 Appropriations to be Completed Tonight Dornan Military HIV Discharge Provision Repealed

With five months left in FY '96, Congress will complete and the president will sign into law, the FY '96 Omnibus Appropriations Bill (H.R. 3019) tonight. This bill will put into law a number of major victories that in some cases, we have been... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Inmate Advocates Work to Close Lapse in HIV Treatment After Discharge

Efforts are underway in Texas to ensure that inmates receiving HIV treatment do not fall out of care once they leave the correctional setting. "Prisoners receive such good [medicine] regimens in prison that most are released with undetectable viral... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Discharge of HIV Positive Military Possible VA HUD Conferees Appointed

The White House 202-456-1414 US Senate 202-224-3121 US House 202-225-3121 Call today! HIV and the Military House Senate Conferees continue to try to resolve their differences in the FY 1996 Defense Authorization bill. Some staff report that... Read more »
Ask the Experts

can you get hiv from vaginal discharge left on toilet seat

I have ocd about hiv,etc. my mom is staying at my house and wipes from back to front. if she left some discharge hanging from my toilet seat and i got it on my toilet paper, can i get hiv. i was told hiv dies as soon as it gets oxygen, but what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The really amazing thing about your question is that you know that your mom "wipes from back to front."So even though you never saw any "discharge," you've worried whether your mother's vaginal discharge hanging from... Read more »

Nipple discharge a risk for HIV?

Hello Dr. Aberg,Is normal nipple discharge an HIV transmission risk to my sexual partner? The other day, my partner and I were engaging in foreplay and he tasted some some discharge in the mouth after sucking on my nipples. I am HIV+. Is he at...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
I do not know what type of discharge you are referring to. Are you breastfeeding? Breastmilk can transmit HIV to infants, but I would not be concerned about a drop of milk from your nipple. If you are not lactating (producing milk), than you really... Read more »

discharge viralload?

Hi doc.Does discharge (clear fluid) from chlamydia contains hiv?More or less than in blood of the same amount in the same person at the same time?When somebody has gonorrhea, does the pus-discharge contains hiv?Thank you for your answer....
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
In HIV infected people, vaginal/cervical fluid and/or seminal fluid does contain infectious HIV. In general the amount of virus in these fluids (in the absence of HIV treatment) is about 10 times less than in blood.... Read more »

Peniale discharge

My penis has been discharge since 11/14/12 a few days after unprotected sex with a partner. She later got tested that week and was founf to be HIV+. Is this discharge anything? I have a doctor's appt, on thursday.. What do you think this is...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
This is not HIV that is causing your discharge but it is likely another sexually transmitted disease (STD). You need to get checked out at an STD clinic. You should also certainly get tested for HIV now and in 4 and 12 week after your last sexual... Read more »
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blood in discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I seem to have light bleeding in my discharge. does that happen with a yeast infection? I have a mild fever on and off too. Plus other possible symptoms of HIV. Can anyone answer these questions? I ahve numerous possible exposures over teh last few... Read more »

Seminal Discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have a question. I have had Chlamydia in the past. Took the medication and was cured. I noticed that since then I have seminal discharge from time to time after urinating. Lately it went away. But recently I have had sex with a co-worker since... Read more »

white discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hi all lately me and my 2 cousins have gotten the flu and weve been takeing lots of meds. When i went to the washroom to take a dump i noticed a little white (water colour) discharge before my stuff came out is that normal due to all the meds.

thanks... Read more »

Important stuff to know before discharge!

Posted by Anonymous
There are some important things everyone needs to know before discharge. First, sign up for the Tricare medical coverage before you sign your DD214. It's not cheap but, You have 120 days of coverage and thats it after discharge. Until the VA... Read more »