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Burning Tongue continued

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
That is a great question. I too have a burning tongue and have seen several places that 1. It can only be HIV if you are male. and 2. Burning Tongue is not a symptom of ARS and only occurs later in the disease.

These are obviouly contrary to one... Read more »

Burning Tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Can candida (thrush) be invisible? I am male and I have a burning sensation on the tip of my tongue that will not go away. MY H.I.V. exposure is minimal, but I guess, not impossible. Would it be too soon to get this 3 months after exposure? Read more »

Burning Mouth and Tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
does anyone have any information as far as a burning mouth and tongue goes?does hiv cause any thing like this at any stage.please respond this is for real and im going crazy with this problem,thanks again.

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Sore Burning Tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Recently i had a low risk encounter of oral sex with another man,im also male,we both gave as well as recieved, neither one of us ever reached orgasm, this was a one time ordeal for me, im not gay but just wanted to experiment,well the only thing im... Read more »

Burning Tongue Part II (My Exposure)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
My Exposure would be deep French Kissing (I have a non-contagious gum condition in which they are always cut and open. They bleed quite a bit if dental floss is just slightly inserted between teeth) and I performed clitoral masturbation on her. I... Read more »
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3 day old burn on tongue not bleeding

Hi,Thanks for this service, and for being so positive and unselfish in all that you do for everyone effected with HIV.Now, here's my question. I am Mr. abstenance, not because of I am religious freak, but because I am so anxiety prone. But...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,As the old song goes, "a kiss is just a kiss . . . as time goes by . . . ," even if you burned the tip of your tongue three days ago and your kiss lasts 45 minutes and the person you're playing tonsil hockey with is a skanky... Read more »

anemia tongue

Can anemia cause burning of the tongue and lips? I also have a whitish color to by tongue, especially in the back by those big taste buds. I thougt it might be thrush be I have been told that you would have white patches on for checks and throat...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Burning tongue? HIV-related anemia usually does not cause this; however, "pernicious anemia" can. Pernicious anemia is caused by a defect in the stomach and lack of something called "intrinsic" factor. A sore smooth tongue... Read more »

uncomfortable tongue swelling!

have a swelling like sour on my tongue,quite painful especially almost preventing me from eating,i have to force it.lasts for 3days max. havent used any anti-biotics,which do you suggest?? i also have this on-off right side burning sensation?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
You need to have your tongue/mouth examined by your HIV specialist or an ear, nose and mouth specialist to see if you have an aphthous ulcer, herpes lesion, or other problem that can be diagnosed and treated. Some HIV meds and HIV associated... Read more »

Tongue Changes

Im a healthy straight male,51 yr old. Been married 30 yrs. Almost 2 yrs ago,I had a single indescretion and received oral sex from a woman. I developed mild oral & genital herpes. In the last 6 wks,Ive noticed small,rolling bumps around the edge...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,Oral sex is considered to be <i>very</i> low risk for HIV, another way of saying that is that we don't really see HIV transmitted this way. Now if the woman who gave you oral sex had open sores on her mouth... Read more »
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There's a sore on the back of my tongue. I look in the mirror and stick my tongue out as far as I can and I still can't see it. I can feel it, though. Every time I swallow it feels like someone is squeezing my tongue with a pair of pliers, and... Read more »
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