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How Long After Your Affected With Hiv Do You Get Yeast Infections

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The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...is used, but it can have serious side effects Alternative treatment: Mouthwash derived from tea-tree oil (not the oil itself -- this can be very irritating!) Candidiasis of the Vagina (Vaginal Candidiasis, Vaginitis or Yeast Infection) May occur with high CD4 cell counts (around 500), but more likely to develop at lower CD4 counts So common in HIV-positive women that any woman who is undiagnosed but gets recurrent vaginal yeast...
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Male Yeast Infection Help?

I am a bit embarrassed by this, since I have never suffered from it before but I think I might have a yeast infection.It started about a year ago, my wife has suffered from yeast infections for as long as I can remember, but recently I think I might...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...well for this infection. This may also indicate a reduction in CD4 cells so it would be important to know the status of your HIV infection. Read more »

So How Many Got Infected Via Insertive Oral 2 (ORAL SEX RISK)

First off, do you consider a negative rapid oral test done 11.5 months after a few seconds of insertive oral to be considered definitive or conclusive. Do I need a regular blood test to confirm my Woo Hoo?Dear Doc Bob,Thank you for replying me on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...people who did not get their answer. They like me, are like frightened lambs in a pen waiting to be slaughtered. Please dont be affected by these letters, and carry on your noble work. Thanks. Response from Dr. Frascino "Frightened lambs in a pen... Read more »

yeastie girl

In order to start seeing symptoms of HIV,such as a vaginal yeast infection wouldn't that mean that my immune system is starting to weaken? How common is that within a time frame of 6 months after exposure? Also I thought the only time you see...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Vaginal yeast infections are common in the general population. In HIV infected women they are more common and often harder to treat. Vaginal yeast Read more »

HTLV/balantis

Hi Rick. Thanks for being so responsive. 2 unrelated questions: 1) What are the common symptoms of HTLV infection and how long is the window period?(time to symptoms and time to testing also how is this virus spread? Is there any treatment...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...all) is 20 years or more. Additional information aboutHTLV-I/II can be found in the question, "HIV test and HTLV-1". Regarding yeast infections of the penis, this is not a symptom of HIVinfection. This is a separate medical problem, and the... Read more »
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Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...life-threatening. The most common places for infection are in the mouth and vagina. Recurrent and difficult to treat vaginal yeast infections are a sign of HIV disease progression in women. This publication focuses on systemic candidiasis -- when... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...can also cause cracking at the corners of the mouth. This is called angular chelitis. In the vagina, the infection is called yeast infection or vaginitis . This is a common vaginal infection. Symptoms include itching, burning, and a thick... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV/AIDS and Diabetes: Minimizing Risk, Optimizing Care

...of menstruation, which may lead to difficulty with glucose control; more intensive monitoring may be needed. Management of yeast infections. Yeast infections are very common, with about three-quarters of all women having one at least once in... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

OIs and Co-Infections and STIs -- Oh, My!

...infection include nausea and vomiting, but hep C may not cause symptoms. Creamy white spots on the tongue are a sign of thrush (a yeast infection also known as "candidiasis," since it's from the Candida albicans fungus). The infection can travel... Read more »
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systemic yeast infection

Posted by bennetcj, 1 Reply
...symtoms i was having wondering if it could be a sign of acute hiv infection. I went to the doctor and was told i had a systemic yeast infection. I haven't taken antibiotics lately, and don't know why i could have gotten it. I am on the medication... Read more »

IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
...time this would delay production of antibodies. So is this correct or do I seriously need to find a new doctor that can treat a yeast infection that has been going on for 2.5 months now and is making me absolutely crazy. By the way I know that... Read more »

Yeast infections and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I have read that recurrent yeast infections are a sign of HIV. I was tested 2 1/2 months after myexposure and it was negative, yet I have had two yeast infections since. Read more »