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If People Suspect That They Have Been Infected With Hiv, They Should

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suspect infection

i was tested for HIV 5 months and two weeks after a possible exposure which came back negative, but suspect i may have been infected by genital warts. I have some painless white spots at the side of my pennis. There are only 2 spots. I intend to...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question.I do not know of a website that has pictures of genital warts. However, it'scritically important that you don't diagnose yourself based on pictures. Genital warts can appear differently in different... Read more »

HIV+ and suspected HCV infection

I'm HIV+ and have been pulled off all meds because a routine LFT came back abnormal. I've... Read more »

Suspected Hiv infection

In April 9th I was hit by stanger with needle cause long scratch mark on my left arm after 10 days... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Causes of Early Mortality in HIV-Infected TB Suspects in an Ugandan Referral Hospital

Autopsy studies provide the majority of data on the etiology of respiratory infections, a leading cause of death in Africa, particularly among HIV-infected patients. The study authors evaluated pneumonia cases associated with early mortality among... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Bulgarian Medics Suspected of Infecting Children with HIV Released from Libyan Prison and Put Under House Arrest

Six Bulgarian medical workers accused of infecting hundreds of Libyan children with HIV have been released from prison to house arrest, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia, Bulgaria, said Tuesday. In a faxed statement, the ministry said the six -- one... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chinese Clinic Suspected of Infecting 95 Patients With Hepatitis C Contaminated Injections

The official Xinhua News Agency in Beijing, China, reported that on February 5, local authorities in the Liaoning Province were alerted that 120 patients receiving varicose vein treatment at a private clinic could have been given injections infected... Read more »
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Re-Infection: Is It a Concern for People Living With HIV?

Re-infection is a term used to describe a new or secondary infection by a virus that has already infected a person. In most viral diseases, re-infection with the same virus doesnt occur because once the immune system conquers the original viral... Read more »
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Suspected hiv notice coming.

Posted by diego47, 2 Replies
I made a very stuip mistake and had, unprotected receiving, anal sex in early Steptember 2010. A few weeks later my body started going crazy. I kept getting diarrhea or having loose stool. I went to pcp and tested for everything (STD) and was... Read more »

I Suspect My Sister Has AIDS

Posted by kid_brother, 2 Replies

I believe my sister has AIDS and she has not been forthcoming about it. I don't know how to approach her about it or if I should. She has had a promiscuous past as a bi-sexual, has had several friends die of AIDS in the past, has had past sexual... Read more »

KS suspect

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have reason to believe I may have come into contact with KS, I understand these lesions can show up briefly and dissapear just as quickly. I`m really worried. It looks nothing like typical herpes rashes or syhpillis. In fact it looks more like... Read more »

What one should suspect when infected.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does it begin with tiredness, are you not hungry with loss off appetite. Do you continue to have bowel movement turning to diareara. Is there headaches for ever. Just curiouse.

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