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How Long Do Scabies Show Up After Getting Hiv Infected

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Can scabies mite carry hiv and make infection ?

Dear Doctor...Thanks for your time.Some 3 months back I met with a sex worker in INDIA/Bangalore.I din't do any vaginal/anal/oral sex.She did only the hand job.I was protected with latex condom during the act.I observed the scars in between her...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Scabies mites, similar to all other biting and blood-sucking little creepy crawlers cannot transmit HIV/AIDS. See below.Dr. BobAids and Read more »


i am suffering from SCABIES around my penis?is it symptoms of hiv? Read more »

HIV and Scabies

Can you get HIV if you catch scabies from someone who is HIV positive? Read more »
Duke University Press

The Psychological Epidemic

...apparently uninfected men were practicing unprotected sex. After a physical examination, he offered his diagnosis: The two had scabies, an infestation of the skin by a microscopic form of mite. Scabies had been relatively common in gay... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Fourth International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific

...percent). Tuberculosis was the most common opportunistic infection (90 percent), followed by oral candidiasis (76 percent), scabies (23 percent), pneumonia (22 percent), cerebral toxoplasmosis (21 percent), and meningitis (21 percent), the... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

...bleach is in contact with what's being cleaned for at least 2 minutes. This is different from the usual guidelines for killing HIV. The Hepatitis viruses are hardier than HIV, and therefore more difficult to destroy. It has not been proven that... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...Hydrocortisone or other over-the-counter anti-itch creams may be used to relieve symptoms during treatment. Scabies Scabies is caused by a mite, Sarcoptes scabiei, that burrows under the skin. The mites are... Read more »
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BUMPS on chest and NECK for 3 months-- PLZ HELP

Posted by finallyfindigout
...up but am driving myself crazy here regarding these small bumps that keep popping up on my chest and neck-- derm said I had scabies a month ago, which I treated for and that these bumps were post-scabetic nodules- I won't see him til end of week... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I'm so scared of what is going on with my skin. The Scabies that I have is not going away. I will try my third treatment tomworrow night, but am still scratching, especially in my groin Read more »

worried sick

Posted by finallyfindigout, 4 Replies
...a UTI since then- have tested neg for most STDs and normal CBC. During this time, I developed a rash which derm diagnosed as scabies but still getting these tiny mosquito like/pimple like dots on chest which don't pop- he said these are... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...start of 3rd Week till the end of 3rd Week Post Exposure and the Symptoms Included: Feverish Feeling (But NO FEVER) Dizziness along with HOT and Cold Flushes (Throughout the 3rd Week) Abdominal Inflammation with Pain(Continued from Later half of... Read more »