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Is Burning Penis An Early Sign Of HIV

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throat burning sensations with Aptripla

Firstly thank you for this great forum. I find it incredibly helpful particularly as I live in a developing country and have no support services. My question is I have been on Aptipla for about 3 months and regularly (but not every day) have a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...examination of the throat would be helfpul to sort out. If swallowing similar size capsules and food/liquids doesn't trigger similar burning sensations then you might have an unusual reaction to the Atripla which might lead to consideration of a... Read more »

Is it PN and should I stop considering HIV as a cause of these symptoms?

Hi doctor Bob. This is the fourth time I am writing to you; please answer my question as your words... Read more »

skin sensitivity - burning sensation

I have been experiencing a burning sensation on my skin lasting about a month.The sensation started... Read more »
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Chlamydia

...initially infect the cervix and the urethra (urine canal). Women who have symptoms might have an abnormal vaginal discharge or a burning sensation when urinating. If the infection spreads from the cervix to the fallopian tubes (tubes that carry... Read more »
The Well Project

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and HIV/AIDS

...those with HIV orwho have had anal intercourse. Symptoms May be no symptoms Anal bleeding, irritation, itching, or a burning sensation In very advanced stages, there may be abscesses, lumps, ulcers, and analdischarge Diagnosis ... Read more »
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OIs and Co-Infections and STIs -- Oh, My!

...fungus). The infection can travel down the throat to the esophagus (the tube that helps take food to the stomach), causing pain or burning sensations and making eating difficult. Diflucan (fluconazole) is the treatment of choice, but other drugs... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...Infections of the hands and feet are usually not transmitted through sexual activity. Several types of HPV cause genital warts on the penis, vagina, and rectum. Those with HIV can get worse sores in the rectum and cervical areas. HPV can also... Read more »
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Scared!

Posted by maiden, 1 Reply
...used to wipe her saliva after lickling my husband's nipples. after the process was done, he felt like his penis was in pain.burning sensation. something like his skin was streched. As he was talking to the girl, the girl told him that she had... Read more »

Anxiety and symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...tingling sensation at the tip of my penis and was convinced that I had an STD. For the next week I continually felt malaise and a burning sensation in my penis. Finally, exactly one week after the encounter, I had a white discharge from my... Read more »

Skin Abrasion on Penis / HIV Transmission Risk

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello. I just felt compelled to share an experience regarding potential HIV expousure through a tiny skin abrasion on the penis. In a trip abroad last year, I topped for a man of unknown status. I wore a condom, but after ejaculation I noticed... Read more »

Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...a guy give me a blow job and then we masterbated each other. The thing that concerns me is that some of his cum ended on my penis when he finished. Although the cum landed in the middle on my penis, it ran to the glans of my penis. NEVER did... Read more »