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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 Fleas Nov 8, 2010Hello Dr.Bob I have a question a bit strange but it really happened to me: I have a nasty... Read more »

Scabies: Infection and re-infection.

I have just been treated for a possible scabies infection but I am afraid that casual contact with... Read more »

RISK FOR HIV? (SCABIES)

I always use condoms(safe sex) everytime I have vaginal intercourse or any sex. About 5 months ago... Read more »
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scabies

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 area with numerous areas inflammed on my leg and inner... Read more »

Probabilites of getting infected !!

Posted by deeplyguilty01, 1 Reply
HI,

I had sex with an unknown person last week. I am deeply concerned now. I have been married happily for the past 6 years and I dont know why I went for this.

I was intoxicated after a party and met this girl on the hotel floor, took her to the room... Read more »

How bad can initial infection get?

Posted by Anonymous
OK. So now I'm getting worried. How bad can the symptoms of HIV be in the first 4 weeks following exposure? I still have gastritis (from 6 days post exposure), and today (15 days post exposure) I am developing a sore throat and having severe... Read more »

Getting Pregnant Hiv +/- couple

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I am a HIV + woman engaged to a HIV - man. We want to have a baby. What are the options on getting pregnant?? Is artificial insemination the only way?? I read on this website that it's possible to "do it yourself", insert the mans sperm in the... Read more »