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Is A Cystoscopy Painful

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Oral Sex after Cystoscopy

Hello Dr. Cordova,I am a 35 year old male and recently had a cystoscopy performed on me. I had no visible bleeding or burning sensation while urinating after the cystoscopy. Two days after the cystoscopy I made a stupid mistake and had condom...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

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Hi there:No, this situation would not warrant HIV testing. Your condom use effectively protected you against HIV; oral sex is a low-risk activity, especially for the insertive partner.In health,Richard... Read more »

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"I'm HiV Positive and been positive for 2 years now & Just found out my Viral is... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

HIV-Related Pain

Table of Contents Introduction What Causes Pain? Common Types of Pain Assessing Pain Pain Management What to Do if You Have Pain Introduction Pain is common in people living with HIV (HIV+ people). One study found thatmore than... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Making the Most of Your Medical Visits

Mary has been having a nagging back pain for several weeks. The pain is keeping her from sleeping, and she is anxious because her grandmother had a similar pain that turned out to be cancer. When Mary sees her clinician, Dr. Lamb, for her regular... Read more »
San Francisco General Hospital

If It Works for You, Then It Works

In this issue of AIDS Care we offer our readers two articles on the all-important subject of pain management. One of those articles was written for us by Dr. Howard Rosner, who directs the Pain Management Service at New York Hospital. As Dr.... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Capsaicin Patch for Neuropathy Granted FDA Review

NeurogesX, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel pain management therapies, announced on November 14 that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the company's supplemental new... Read more »
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Muscle Pain Fibromyalgia & Myofascial Pain

Posted by NaturalMale, 3 Replies
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Long term survivor here, protease inhibitor usage going on 8 years, with multiple drug resistance and changes.
I have been having muscle pain, mainly back and neck, but also all over body pain. I used to be able to exercise and weight lift but... Read more »

When does the pain not feel like pain anymore?

Posted by Survivor, 4 Replies
Let me see if I can set the tone for this post.

I see my life and Williams life in a transitory period. From the super incredible to the inevitable mortality of friends and loved ones and yes, even us. I have found the hope for "brighter days"... Read more »

Meds easy pain?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Just recovering from ARS -- does meds make you feel much better. Or always in pain?

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Muscle Pain

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have been experiencing substantial muscle pain - legs, arms, chest, hips - whenever I move. Getting up from bed or a chair causes intense pain, rolling over in bed the same. Sitting after standing for awhile causes the same intense pain. This... Read more »