How Do You Prevent Oral Hairy Leukoplakia
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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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Posted by Anonymous, 4 Repliesi am sure i have ohl. oral hairy luekoplakia. i have had a tounge problem now for at least 3 months. i read and read about possible problems, went to the dr. not thrush! seems to resolve on it's own but comes back. affects my inner cheecks too.... Read more »
Posted by hello123, 2 RepliesWell it has been a while since I last posted in here. After testing negative 5 years post exposure I started to move on with my life. My bf (who I have been with for 4 1/2 years) has also tested negative about 5 months ago. Well..my bf was just... Read more »
Posted by saturn5656Hello,
I have a whitish appearance on both sides of my tongue.
Bit scared that it could be oral hairy leukoplakia
I have put a link to a photo which looks like the sides of my tongue.
Is... Read more »
Posted by anxious_TT, 1 ReplyHi all,
I am a worried male from UK & would greatly appreciate your help.
I had protected sex with an individual of unknown sexual status in 2007 October. I decided to get a test 1 year after this incident due to the fear of HIV. I tested... Read more »
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