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Infectious Diseases Thrush

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Really need your help - Oral Thrush: going mad!

Hi, Doctor Bob.I guess I should take some comfort in you not answering my questions, but I would really appreciate a response.As I have told you previously, I have had oral thrush for two years (I know you say it's over-diagnosed, but this really is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation you over the Internet other than to reiterate the facts:1.Thrush is an over-diagnosed condition. See an ENT specialist (or infectious disease specialist) if you think you have persistent thrush. Most likely you do not.2.Even if you do have... Read more »

pls look into this

Doc, i must confess am really impressed with this website of yours.I have read your response about... Read more »


Just a personal experience. I am 57, and was diagnosed about a month ago, with a viral load of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan) lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can fight them off or... Read more »
The Well Project

What Are Opportunistic Infections?

...for AIDS among adolescents and adults. CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. United States Public Health Service & Infectious Diseases Society of America. (2001). 2001 USPHS/IDSA guidelines for the prevention of opportunistic infections... Read more »
The Well Project


...clinical management of anal human papillomavirus disease in men and women infected with human immunodeficiency virus. Clinical Infectious Diseases , 35. 1127-1134. Powderly, W.G. (2001). Manual of HIV Therapeutics, Second Edition. ... Read more »
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symptoms stong enough to go the emergency room

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I have read that some people have no symptoms at all and some may have symptoms strong enough to go the emergency room. Is there ANYONE in here that experienced symptoms strong enough to go the emergency room and what were they. Will anyone share? Read more »

Husband just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by jillymae06, 8 Replies I have to be tested also. I don't know anything about CD4 counts or viral counts or whatever... yet. Go back to see the infectious diseases doc in 2 weeks for his med recommendation. I love my husband, but right now I want to wring his... Read more »

Alternative to Using an Infectious Disease Special

Posted by Choosing2Liv
...As I may have mentioned, Ive been EXTREMELY disappointed with my Infectious Disease doctor and his staff. They have canceled two of my last appointments without notice or apology; they typically schedule blood Read more »

22 months of negative tests but still positive

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 5 Replies
...tests I got along with a copy of the NAT I took. because of abnormal lab values. they also want me to be checked for esophical thrush since I have recurring oral thrush. Is it at all possible this illness is in fact hiv and 22 months of testing... Read more »