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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... only ones that put you at risk for getting HIV because of the possibility that during one of these activities someone else's blood might enter your own bloodstream (which, incidentally, cannot happen if a scab or a sore spot on your skin brushes against a surface that looks as if it has dried blood on it): unprotected vaginal or anal sex (especially if you're the one providing the vagina or anus) sharing injection drug equipment,...
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Kissing after Tongue Biopsy

Hi, Dr. Francisco! I want to thank you so much for the wisdom you share on this website. You are undoubtedly doing a great deal of good for the general public!My question is this: I made out with a guy (not for too long... a couple minutes) a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello A Bit Worried,Relax Max. Your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. I see no cause for even a bit of worrying (or HIV testing).Thanks for your support of The Robert Read more »

Cotton wool spot

HelloHope you are good. I went to see an opthalmologist for reduced vision. He examined my eyes and informed that I have myopia and right sided lattice degeneration causing retinal holes. He discussed it with the most senior consultant in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark for a definitive result.I would not be concerned about the questionable cotton wool spot. Most likely the second ophthalmologist was mistaken.Good luck. Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

White tongue

Dr. Feinberg,I have noticed the back 1/3 of my tongue is white. I never really noticed it until I took an HIV test. While waiting for my results I spent a few days reviewing a list of HIV symptoms on the CDC's website and came across "whitish...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...It's not thrush. Lots of people have coloration on their tongue-- it's normal. Read more »

one last time

Hey Dr.Bob one last question just to make sure. My gp told me that even with the 9 month negative it does not completely rule out hiv. i told him my symptoms dry spots on tongue and throat, constant headaches, pain in my ears, pain in my chest(...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Despite what your well intentioned GP may have said, it is my opinion as an HIV specialist that your ongoing symptoms have nothing to do with HIV. Your nine-month negative HIV test is definitive and conclusive. Read more »
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...side effects of this medicine include canker sores; ear discharge or ear swelling; redness of skin; sores, ulcers, or white spots on lips, tongue, or inside the mouth; swollen and painful spots on neck, armpit, or groin; and unusually warm skin.... Read more »
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Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...folic acid tablets. If your vitamin B12 levels are low, you may need B12 injections or formulations of B12 you put under your tongue, no matter how much you get in your diet. This is because some people cannot absorb this vitamin from food or... Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

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white spot on tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...i had a white spot on my tongue for 2-3 days and it went away. i was also sck around that time with the flu. needless to say, i automatcally thought Read more »

Black Spot on Tongue?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Can someone please help me. I just noticed a black spot on my tongue. I don't recall biting down on it and its a about 1-2cm wide (not huge). It kinda looks like a broken blood vessel Read more »

Spot on tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...really bad itching especially on top of head. Fatigue lasted for about three months. During that time I had brain fog, little spots appeared on skin that looked like moles, dark brown and everywhere. If picked at they bled. Tetsed at three... Read more »

tongue problems

Posted by Anonymous
...infection, would these appear just when you had eaten something or would they be visible at all times. i get these red and white spots on the very tip of my tongue, they hurt very minimal but you can really only see them right after i have ate,... Read more »