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Is Mononucleosis A Std

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

...link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of the relationship between STDs and HIV infection can help in the development...
Ask the Experts

infectious mononucleosis

Can I give an AIDS patient mononucleosis?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Yes. They are two different infections. Read more »

Could I have been misdiagnosed with mono?

In 1998 I had recently returned from Great Britain when I became extremely ill. I was extremely fatigued, had a fever and vomiting, as well as jaundice, irregular vaginal bleeding and swelling of the liver for more than a month. I went to the...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Infectious mononucleosis is diagnosed through specific testing. I'm not in a position to tell you whether or not you were misdiagnosed; any questions Read more »

Help

Hello, I am a straight-curious guy who has had his first homoerotic encounter 28 days ago and now regrets it because of potential exposure to HIV. I do not suspect the other guy of dishonesty but do worry that he has been mistaken or has deceived...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello "Straight-Curious Guy," Your HIV risk is nonexistent.Your symptoms are not suggestive of or worrisome for ARS or HIV disease.Your HIV fears are unwarranted and most likely linked to guilt over your "first homoerotic encounter."My advice:1.Get... Read more »

another nervous person

i guess im nervous because today i am going to get tested for HIV. about 3 years ago i was incredibly naive and had unprotected sex with 3 other men. each time i topped and "pulled out." there was no evidence of bleeding/ anal tearing that i have...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...review the events in your mind, in detail, and see if you can discover what contributed to you having unprotected sex.Mono (infectious mononucleosis) is not associated with HIV infection. The symptoms of mono are similar to the symptoms one may... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...HIV Impacts Specific STDs Do STD Programs Influence HIV Rates? STD-HIV Recommendations Resources Selected Sources Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), formerly known as venereal diseases, are diseases that are spread from... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cook County, Ill., Ranks High in Sexually Transmitted Disease: STD Treatment Costs U.S. Health Care System $16.4 Billion a Year

... New CDC figures show the United States logs 19 million new STD cases each year. Less than half the people who should be screened receive the recommended STD tests, CDC said. If left undiagnosed Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

How Do You Talk To Your Partners About HIV/AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)?

...There is no easy answer concerning how to talk to a partner about HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Although many people find it easy tohave sex, they find it extremely difficult to talk about it. So how does onebegin? The Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Diagnoses and Mental Health Disparities Among Women Who Have Sex With Women Screened at an Urban Community Health Center, Boston, Mass., 2007

...have sex with men only (WSM)," the authors wrote. However, there is limited research on these indicators in conjunction with STDs and WSW sexual health. From July to December 2007, a retrospective chart review was performed on all female... Read more »
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Performed Cunnilingus please read entirely

Posted by decadude, 1 Reply
...care what risky sexual act she was doing. Myself I just wasn't thinking at the time I knew oral sex was risky mainly for other stds. I have taken something for every common std prescribed to me by doctors. My mouth doesnt seem to want to heal.... Read more »

MY TONGUE

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I WAS WONDERING IF ANYONE KNOWS ABOUT ERYTHEMATOUS CANDIDIASIS???? I HAVE SPLOTCHES ON MY TONGUE THAT COME AND GO. I HAVE SEEN TWO DOCTORS WHO SENT ME HOME WITH NOTHING. I HAVE A HARD TIME CLEARING MY THROAT. CAN THE DIFFICULTY IN SWALLOWING HAPPEN... Read more »

Mononucleosis (Mono) = Glandular Fever

Posted by Sprite1
...which people speak (in reference to the illness people probably more likely have than ARS most of the time) actually means 'Glandular Fever'. I've only ever known it as 'Glandular Fever' and was just wondering why people use a less obvious term... Read more »

am I infected?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...swollen glands, flu like symptoms, etc. What do you people think of this situation. Am I going through AVS or is it some other std. Please give me some thoughts. Thank You Read more »