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If I Have Angular Chelitis Do I Have Hiv

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Angular Chelitis or Chapped lips?

Hi Dr. Feinberg,I have recently been having problems with minor cracking at the corners of my mouth. I have read this can be caused by a fungal infection and is called Angular Chelitis and occurs much more frequently in HIV+ people. However, in my...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...Angular cheilitis is just cracking at the corners of the mpouth. Most often this is due to candidiasis, a fungal infection, but it can also be Read more »

Corticosteroid use and HIV Rapid tests

Dear Dr Bob, Can treatment with 30mg prednisone daily for 10 days done 6 months... Read more »

angular cheilitis and hiv.

Hello doctor.After a possible risk of hiv-infection I developed 5,5 weeks later diarrhea and... Read more »
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angular chelitis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...local clinic using both oraquick swab and ora sure swab all have come back negative. With my test results, could this still be hiv related or could it be related to stress. I have looked on google and they say that eithier dentures which I dont... Read more »

SCARED, VERY SCARED

Posted by Anonymous
...wear alot of lipstick. I was researching this on the internet and came across "angular chelitis" which may be a symptom of HIV. My only risk is oral sex that I performed almost 11 years ago.. I've always worried about HIV and it seems that now... Read more »

Deep Kissing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I dont realy know how to explain, ive been deep kissing a girl in advanced hiv status, since that exposure that someone said theres now risk i have been with candidiasis, angular cheilitis, pains in the gums, Read more »

Angular cheilitis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Could angular cheilitis in both sides of mouth be a syntom of HIV Read more »