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Systemic Candidiasis

...(Mycostatin). Mouth Rinses Mouth rinses are less effective as they only have contact with the mouth for a short time. However, they may be the best choice for someone with a very sore or dry mouth. Rinses are held in the mouth for as long as possible and should be swilled around and then swallowed. They are used at least four times a day and continued for a few days after the symptoms have gone. The most widely used rinse is nystatin...
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RN in need of help, please answer I've been trying for weeks..

Dr. Frascino, I work in the medical field as well, I'm a registered nurse and I have a question that has been bothering me for the past few weeks. I've been building up some anxiety lately on this current issue and I would greatly appreciate if you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...take an ativan just to function. also should i be able to feel lymph nodes in my groin, several the size of peas and then other longer more oval ones? Response from Dr. FrascinoHi,You're 22 and she's 42? Hmm . . . very Mrs. Robinson.I'll make... Read more »

Sorry...I'm back again...

Hi Dr Bob, I really appreciate all of the advice that you have given me over the past 2 years...and yes it has been two years since my possible exposure which was in July of 2008. Since then I have had a slew of symptoms which I won't repost, but...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...have the burning on my tongue and it has been six months, a month after my last neg. result. Do you think I should test out longer than the recommended because of these symptoms or possibly these can also be caused from PID? I only have sex on... Read more »

oral hpv and coinfection please last question

Would coinfection of hpv and hiv delay seroconversion?I have oral hpv does that mean i have hiv? as far as i know my immune system is good, why would i have this on my lip, gum and tonsil?Could oral hpv cause lymph nodes on the neck to appear?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(CMV), might also help fight HPV. A new drug called HspE7 has shown benefits in early research.HPV infection can last for a long time, especially in people who are HIV-positive. Dysplasia and warts can return. They should be treated as soon as... Read more »

Doctor please answer .....I'll donate for the good reason

Hi Doctor, I am 28 years old Indian male . I wrote to you several times earlier but didnt get any answer . May be my question is too bad to answer but I need the answer desperately . Please helpMe. I was staying in north east India for a long ,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Frottage (body rubbing without penetration) is not considered a risk or HIV transmission/acquisition.Your repeatedly negative HIV tests out to six months Read more »
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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...delivery, a cesarean delivery is usually performed. Repeat outbreaks of HSV may occur even in people with normal immune systems. Prolonged herpes outbreaks may be a sign of a weakened immune system. This includes people with HIV disease,... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...have symptoms. HSV remains in certain nerve cells of your body for life. When the virus is triggered to be active, it travels along the nerves to your skin. There, it makes more virus and sometimes new sores near the site of the first outbreak.... Read more »
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Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...Cidofovir (Vistide), originally developed to fight cytomegalovirus (CMV), might also help fight HPV. HPV infection can last for a long time, especially in people who are HIV-positive. Dysplasia and warts can return. They should be treated as... Read more »
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HIV Testing

...you are infected, you can transmit HIV to others during the window period even if you test negative. About 5% of people take longer than two months to produce antibodies. Testing at 3 and 6 months after possible exposure will detect almost all... Read more »
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genital ulceration days after exposure

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... I am a guy who made a major mistake and had unprotected sex with a woman 3 weeks ago who I did not know. It did not last long... I ejaculated after about 30 seconds or so. Then I washed thoroughly. When I got home I rubbed an essential oil... Read more »

Skin Rash

Posted by DJones, 8 Replies
I have been on Atripla since January. I am also on Fluconazole and Acyclovir. In the last month I have developed a skin rash where the sun seems to hit my skin on my back of my neck where my hair line ends and lower arms. I thought it was... Read more »

possible?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...like many people here, spending hours looking for the answear i want, that im not at risk. and it was yesterday, so i have a long way to go before get tested, I really appreciate your comment. Read more »

window for STDs

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know hoe long it would take for a STD to show up on your body ? like HEP or Warts ? ect... all these sexually transmitted diseases its been Read more »