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How Long Do Hiv Lesions Last

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dear lord help me hpv lesions (HPV and HIV, 2009)

Hi i am 23 yrs old and about 6 months ago was diagnosed with genital warts. I also have some lesions on my tonsils and lips i have tested negative via elisa at 3 months and then tested about twice a month out to 23.5 weeks via oraquick advanced...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,"dear lord help me hpv lesions." Sure, I'll help, but calling me "dear lord" is a bit creepy. How about just sticking with Dr. Bob, OK?It appears from your Read more »

who long does it take for KS lesions to disappear ?

Hi,I have been HIV positive since 2.5 years and been on meds since 5 months. I must have 15 to 20... Read more »

PEP - ARS symptoms genital lesions?

Dear Dr Frascino,First of all thank you for the site and the wonderful work that you do here. It is... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Molluscum

... What Is Molluscum? Molluscum contagiosum is a skin infection. It is caused by a virus. Molluscum causes small bumps (lesions) to appear on the skin. Most of them are less than half an inch in diameter. They have a hard white core. Some... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Scientists Learn Why Even Treated Genital Herpes Sores Boost the Risk of HIV Infection

...conducive to HIV infection, explaining why STIs in general are a risk factor for acquiring HIV. For more information about HIV/AIDS research, visit the NIAID HIV/AIDS portal , and for more information about HSV-2 research, go to NIAID's ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

DNCB (Dinitrochlorobenzene)

...Why Did People With HIV Use DNCB? Research on DNCB shows that it stimulates the immune system. It has been used to treat skin lesions caused by Kaposi's sarcoma (KS). Advocates of DNCB claimed that it could clear up all symptoms of HIV disease,... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Anti-Cancer Agents: D. Liposomal Chemo for KS

...regress and generally delayed the spread of new lesions and reduced the size of existing ones. However, chemotherapy rarely cured AIDS-related KS. In the 1990s, new formulations of chemotherapy were developed. These formulations contained... Read more »
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84 day hiv test not conclusive?

Posted by boots, 1 Reply
...escort... I tested out to 84 days and I was negative.. Well yesterday I called around and I was told locally I did not test long enough.. That I should of tested again. Well I didnt so today I called the CDC and they said I didnt test long... Read more »

Karposis lesion?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...it is more elliptical than anything else and surrounded with a thin red outline. It is flat. Am I in the beginning stage of AIDS> Read more »

How long does ARS rash last?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... I'm just wondering for those who have experienced ARS, how long did the rash last? I had a rash for over 4 weeks. Also for those who experienced ARS, was your fever high grade or low grade? Read more »

Has KS been forgetten?

Posted by curi0us, 2 Replies
...of a spot in october that wouldn't go away. I was told that it probably was hyperpigmentation of one of the aforementioned lesions and that if it hadn't gone away we would have it looked at my next follow up visit. Long story short, I finally... Read more »