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Is Thrush The Same As Chlamydia

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...disease progression, and lower CD4 cell counts, than men with equivalent viral loads Women are more likely than men to develop bacterial pneumonia Women have higher rates of herpes infections than men Women get thrush (a yeast infection) in their throats more often than men Men are eight times more likely than women to develop Kaposi's sarcoma or KS (a cancer-like disease caused by a herpesvirus) Women tend to...
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HIV worry has caused my body to fall apart (JUST MADE A DONATION OF 70$)

Thank you for all that you do, Doc.I had protected oral and vaginal sex with a sex worker in Spain on the 7-8th of June. Since then, I have had some STD tests done. My initial symptoms included frequent urination but that went away after a week and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Worried in Moscow,Protected sex is indeed protected, assuming the latex or polyurethane condom was used properly and did not fail (break). Consequently, your HIV-exposure risk is essentially nonexistent (assuming you meet the above conditions). A... Read more »

Do I have HIV?

Today is January 6th, 2007... December 25th 2005 was the last time I had sex.. I am a heterosexual male. But on and before December 25th I did have unprotected sex with some people from school and work. In Januray 2006 sometime i had chlamydia from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...5-month-20-day negative HIV test is definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how.3.The vast majority of cases of thrush have absolutely nothing to do with HIV! Yours is most likely secondary to your antibiotics, which wipe... Read more »

Could it be trush and should I start Hiv Treatment

Should I start treatment?Dear Docor I have read every article here about thrush and even looked at the website Hivdent.org and still i cannot tell if i havve thrush. Everytime I go to the doctor what ever it is, it goes away.I see to have a white...
Andrew T. Pavia, M.D.

Response from Andrew T. Pavia, M.D.

University of Utah, School of Medicine
...Thrush is most often on the tongue and the insides of the cheeks. It is rare to get thrush with acute infection, but it can happen, Read more »

Does this warrent further testing?

So, here's the deal... I had 2 'high risk' (just as a sidenote, I am a hetero male) encounters about a year ago to the day. I had unprotected sex with my ex girlfriend at the end of Oct. 06 through mid Nov. 06 (approx.) 4 times. Please note a 2...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex and... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...skin lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can fight them off or... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

... Other Sexually Transmitted Infections Other sexually transmitted infections commonly seen in HIV-positive women include chlamydia, gonorrhea, bacterial vaginosis, and trichomonas. Antibiotics are available to treat these conditions. Your... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Clarithromycin (Biaxin)

...Clarithromycin? Clarithromycin is used for mild or moderate bacterial infections. It works against several different bacteria, especially chlamydia, hemophilus and streptococcus. These bacteria can infect the skin, nose, throat, lungs and ears.... Read more »
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Posted by stocky1, 1 Reply
...months ago i had unprotected sex with a csw. since then ive had mixed symptoms. by this i mean...firstly i caught an ngu (not chlamydia or ghonn) and that took a while to clear up..not sure if its totally gone yet actually. exactly 6 weeks to the... Read more »

Infected of sth for sure... Dont know what though.

Posted by Anonymous
...spots i am telling u about though as i wasnt aroused. 2 weeks ago i had also been to the gum clinic for swabs and they found no thrush, chlamydia or gonorheia and about 10 days ago i had blood tests for HIV, syfilis, etc and all were negative. My... Read more »

Can anyone reassure me?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...symptoms was a white tongue. Without thinking, I stuck my tongue out in the mirror, and it was white. Convinced I had oral thrush, I started to get really really worried. I went to the pharmacyst, who told me it didn't look anything like it... Read more »

Conjunctivitis/Pink Eye?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Woke up this morning with conjunctivitis/pink eye. I'm now 10-11 weeks post exposure. Treated for gonorrhea/chlamydia weeks ago (as a result of the exposure). I tested negative on a PCR at the time - doctor assured me it would have been... Read more »