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Is Jock Itch A Symptom Of HIV

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A self-diagnosed nightmare!

I have been browsing this site for over a year now as I have struggled with getting tested. I have read over and over again about those like me who continue to avoid testing and self-diagnose themselves even though Dr. Bob and others continue to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for two very important things:1.Taking the time to share your story with others. I sure hope other WW's will heed your wise advice. (Are you listening out there, Worried Wells?)2.Your donation. I continue to be overwhelmed by the... Read more »

PLEASE, Please Help!! Jock Itch/HIV/repeat exposures related questions

Dear Dr. Frascino,Thank you for offer us this great forum to resolve our confusions and assure our... Read more »

NON PENETRATIVE SEX AND HIV

Hello Ryan and Dr FranscinoI have all my life played it safe. 10 years ago, I learned that there... Read more »
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Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...vaginitis, is an infection of the vulva and/or vagina. It causes a smelly, thick, white-yellow discharge that might occur with itching, burning and swelling. A bad case can make walking, peeing or sex very painful. Infection in the Mouth Oral... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...woman who is undiagnosed but gets recurrent vaginal yeast infections should consider being screened for HIV Symptoms include itching, burning, and pain around the vagina, labia, or anal area and thick, curd-like vaginal discharge HIV-positive... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...supports internal organs. Other possible symptoms are abnormal discharge from the anus, bleeding from the rectum and anus, anal itching, pain or pressure around the anus, and anal sores that do not heal. 5 Cancer of the anus, like that of the... Read more »
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This constant itch

Posted by oldwoman, 7 Replies
...I've talked to others who complain about itching on their legs,and I have it too,it's constant but usually bearable,today is one of the bad days and I can't stop scratching Read more »

Itch w/no rash

Posted by bigdogdog, 1 Reply
...Have been dealing with a nondescript itch and no visible rash. It has been 5 weeks since an episode that potentially exposed me to HIV. I have been dealing with this itch Read more »

Symptoms 4-5 Months later

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...guys have been a great help with my stressing reading all of your posts. My question is that what are the chances of starting Hiv symptoms(not ars) 4-5 months after one single exposure(only chance of exposurein my life)? Most places I have read... Read more »

Seemingly Recurrent fungal infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...test. It came back negative. In Nov., my long-time boyfriend developed (what he claimed his dr. said was) a bad case of jock itch. His HIV test was negative. In Apr, at my well woman exam, I had another yeast infection, but my HIV test that... Read more »