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Hiv Infected Mouth

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Mouth Ulcers and HIV Infection

Dear Rick, I had a negative Elisa 18 weeks after last possible exposure. I am concerned that I still may be HIV positive since I have had unusual reoccurrences of mouth ulcers in the past three or four months. Are mouth ulcers a sympton of HIV. I...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. Mouth ulcers known as canker sores or aphthousulcers, can be found in anyone, regardless of whether they are HIV positiveor not. Persons Read more »

HIV risk-unusual transmission?? (MOUTH TO MOUTH CHAMPAGNE, SAKE, AND SHOTS, 2010))

Two months ago I was at a party where a man grabbed me and transferred champagne from his mouth to... Read more »

hiv+ blood in mouth

Hi Dr Frascino,My partner is HIV+, and we were kissing quite passionately when I noticed blood... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

HIV and the Mouth

... How Does HIV Affect the Mouth? Don't Ignore Mouth Problems! What Are the Signs of HIV in the Mouth? The Bottom Line How Does HIV Affect the Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Your Mouth

...Health and Street Drugs Getting Dental Care Taking Care of Yourself References Oral Problems Are Common Oral (mouth) problems are very common in HIV+ people. More than a third ofHIV+ people have oral conditions that arise... Read more »
Project Inform

HIV and the Mouth

...HIV Disease Commentary Oral Conditions at a Glance Starting and Keeping Good Oral Health Taking care of your mouth and teeth is a very important, yet often overlooked, part of maintaining your general health. Good oral health can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...HIV, but no documented cases of HIV have been caused by sweat, saliva or tears. However, even small amounts of blood in your mouth might transmit HIV during kissing or oral sex. Blood can come from flossing your teeth, or from sores caused by gum... Read more »
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Asymptomatic Stage Hiv

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...have hiv and you already have generalized lymphopathy ever since ars when you get any type of infection like a sore in your mouth or a cold will you be more likely to have more lymphnodes swell up in the infected area and be really painful?... Read more »

HIV Thro' Mouth Ulcer ?!?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I went to the toilet to rinse my mouth after my meal. I squirted some "hand-soap" from the dispenser, rinsed my hand and filled my mouth with tap water. After spitting, Read more »

Burning mouth

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...After an exposure i have my mouth burning all the time, i have kissed a girl with aid lots of time, since that exposure lots of things appeared in my mouth Read more »

pcr testing? Shane, Jackie, everyone please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...up on hiv1 testing almost a year and a half after the exposure with no further exposures but have signs of hiv infection in mouth and skin problems and unable to gain weight. Blood work came back with all in range. Last negative was Hiv(wba... Read more »