How Common Is Leukoplakia
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI was wondering if anyone out there has or has had hairy leukoplakia on their tongue? If so, how long did it take from when you first noticed it as a very small white to to being all the way down the side of your tongue.
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I have ohl and negative antibody tests and undetectable viral load tests.
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHas anyone out there been diagnosed with hairy leukoplakia?
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Harvard Medical SchoolLeukoplakia (white plaques in the oral cavity) is actually associated with Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) infection. Although it is commonly seen in HIV'ers, many folks with leukoplakia do NOT have HIV. I'm happy to hear that you'll be... Read more »
Grady Health SystemI would not expect oral hairy leukoplakia to be a sign of seroconversion.There are several reasons why you may have a white looking area on the side of your tongue including the most common explanation which would be irritation or abrasion. I do... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your questions. Oral Hairy Leukoplakia, like otheropportunistic diseases, is NOT normally seen with recent HIV infection(including Acute Viral Syndrome). In persons with HIV, it is normally seenduring advanced HIV infection,... Read more »
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