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How Can Lymphogranuloma Venereum Be Prevented

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College guy that just donated to the foundation. Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV, 2010)

Good evening Dr. Bob,I am a heterosexual male in my mid 20's and now engaged. I have only been with 5 woman in my past. Prior to my engagement and meeting my fiance , I had a one time unprotected episode of oral and vaginal sex with a female. this...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...who are HIV-negative. Prolonged therapy may be required, and delay in resolution of symptoms may occur among persons with HIV.How Can LGV Be Prevented?The surest way to avoid transmission of sexually transmitted diseases is to abstain from sexual... Read more »

LGV (lymphogranuloma venereum) Please answer

Hi Doctor,While reading the archive, I came across a post about LGV (lymphogranuloma venereum). The... Read more »

diverticulosis

is it all right if i recieve in anal sex if i have diverticulosis Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)

...and Symptoms? How Is LGV Diagnosed? What Is the Treatment for LGV? How Can LGV Be Prevented? Where Can I Get More Information? What Is LGV? LGV (... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)

...Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a systemic, sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by a type of Chlamydia trachomatis (serovars L1, L2, or L3) Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lymphogranuloma Venereum Outbreak in Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM) in Belgium, January 2004 to July 2005

... Following an alert from the Netherlands in January 2004, health experts discovered an outbreak of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) in men who have sex with men (MSM) in Antwerp in 2004. ESSTI ALERT, a surveillance system that monitors sexually... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Health Agency Finds 22 Cases of Rare Sexually Transmitted Infection, LGV

... In the last 17 months, 22 cases of the rare STD lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) have been diagnosed in Canada, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) reported Tuesday. Until recently, LGV was rare Read more »
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How would LGV(clamydia) effect an elisa test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I've been diagnosed as having Lymphogranuloma venerum or LGV a tipe of clamydia. Apparently this can effect Elisa tests does any one know in which way False Poitive? or Negative. Read more »

LGV Chlamydia

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...gay and bisexual men possibly increasing their chances of getting or spreading the AIDS virus." I am not making this up guys. LGV Chlamydia, " this sexually transmitted disease has caused an outbreak in Europe, where some countries have confirmed... Read more »

Hiding behind HIV

Posted by Magnet, 4 Replies
I write this question in the hope of gaining insight from both HIV positive gay men as well negative men in "magnetic partnerships". I only now discovered this term "magnetic", as it relates to my life! It can no longer be a twist of fate that my... Read more »

HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
Hello I'm an outreach worker in Pierson, Florida and I'm looking for a Hispanic teen or adult who lives near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention... Read more »