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Systemic Candidiasis

...throat. It can also occur without symptoms. The most common symptoms usually include discomfort of the mouth and throat, burning and an altered sense of taste (often described as "bad"). Creamy white or yellowish coatings or spots on the mouth and throat are also common. Thrush is rare if a person's CD4+ cell count is above 500, but outbreaks are more common as it drops to 100. Infection in the Throat Candidiasis of the throat and...
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Dry flaking skin

I have dry flaking white spots/skin on the shaft of my penis it comes and goes with no pain at all
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Although I am not exactly sure what you have, I can suggest some possibilities including a yeast infection, or possibly a bacterial infection, or an allergic reaction. My suggestion is that you see a doctor so he or she can do a proper evaluation. Read more »

fordyce spots v herpes

I am 43, HIV+ and have little yellow raised spots on my penis and lips that don't change in size with time but I am confused as to whether they are herpes or fordyce spots (found this on the internet).I am on Atripla. what's the difference between...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Fordyce spots are glandular in nature and can be seen in HIV+ or negative persons on the penis. They are normal variants and would not be Read more »

Open cut on penis thanks to a painful zipper accident

G'day Dr BobI'm hoping you may be able to help put my mind at ease.The incident occured 2.5 months ago so I'm waiting for the 3 months mark to have a blood test. As this date is approaching Im starting to stress about getting the test done. I guess...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello, Oucha-ma-goucha! You zippered your wiener?? Every guy who is reading this is getting a queasy uncomfortable feeling at this moment.OK, so you wisely unzipped Mr. Happy and did not see any damage, even when you "squeeze the skin around the... Read more »

Penis hurts

Hey i really need your help, im afaird to go the doctors because im scared to hear whats wrong but i recently had sex with my girlfriend and we both were virgins and my head poped out and it pained alot for a few days and now the head is gone back...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
This forum is for the exclusive discussion of side effects of HIV therapy. Questions on other topics will not be answered. Read more »
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Gonorrhea

...gonorrheal infections was 120.9 per 100,000 persons. How do people get gonorrhea? Gonorrhea is spread through contact with the penis, vagina, mouth, or anus. Ejaculation does not have to occur for gonorrhea to be transmitted or acquired.... Read more »
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Condoms

...that are spread by semen or by contact with infected sores in the genital area, including HIV. Most condoms go over a man's penis. A new type of condom was designed to fit into a woman's vagina. This "female" condom can also be used to protect... Read more »
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An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...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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10 months of no answer symptoms described

Posted by Difficult, 4 Replies
...feet. It was weird like a numbing feeling. 4 days later, I had a weird feeling in my throat. 5 days later, I developed a red spotty rash on the top of hands, feet, and knees, No targetoid appearance, however I freaked when I got this and since I... Read more »

Back Again and some other questions!!

Posted by CJ64, 2 Replies
...Almost 6 months and in need of another test. Still having sore throat, joint pain, white spots around base of penis, spots inside of mouth and have noticed some brown spots on parts of body. They go along with a rash,,night Read more »

joint pain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...insomnia I'm very desperate and scared!! Could these be ars or could these be symptoms of herpes because i noted several red spots in my penis.Please help me!!! Read more »

Prolongued symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...symptom. I went about my business went to pub smoked a few cigarettes... the next day i woke up with a lot of flem and 3 red spots on the back of my throat and and 2 on the upper mouth. I also had very red dark patches back of the mouth and an... Read more »