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Is White Discharge A Sign Of HIV

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...have no symptoms at all. However, some men have signs or symptoms that appear two to five days after infection; symptoms can take as long as 30 days to appear. Symptoms and signs include a burning sensation when urinating, or a white, yellow, or green discharge from the penis. Sometimes men with gonorrhea get painful or swollen testicles. In women, the symptoms of gonorrhea are often mild, but most women who are infected have no symptoms....
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hpv infection (HPV, HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS AND HIV/AIDS, 2010)

hello Dr. Frascino, I know that HIV is more your area of expertise but I was wondering if you knew anything about hpv. I was diagnosed with hpv about 10 years ago and was reading recently that some percentage of people actually clear the infection,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the body's immune system completely clears the infection. (See below.)Hope that helps.Dr. BobHuman Papilloma Virus (HPV) and HIV/AIDS April 2010What Is HPV?Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the name of a large group of viruses. Certain types of HPV... Read more »

VAGINAL DISCHARGE etc....

Hi Doc, Thanks a lot for answering all of my questions, it realy helps me lot....Doc, my wife got lots of white vaginal discharge till today, before she was pregnant she never had this kind of discharges, i know that discharging do occurs during...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and/or HIV doctor. Being HIV positive can increase the likelihood that she could have a vaginal infection.There is no cure for HIV/AIDS. Silver therapy is not effective. (See below.) The same applies to Bio-Magnetic Tablets. These products are... Read more »

I think I'm dying from HIV with Balanitis, My (once again!!) CNN Hero Nominee Dr. Bob?

Hi my lovely Dr. Bob! Remember me? I nominated u last year for CNN Heroes and has so done again. I really hope you and your foundation will get some exposure. You do deserve it tremeandously!!! Ok, soon I'll either jump from a bridge or go to the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,How many people get HIV from protected sex? None, assuming the latex condom was used properly and did not break. That's correct: none, zero, zilch, nada, Read more »

Tonsillitis or ARS

Hello Robert,I will make a donation to your foundation asap since i really appreciate what you are doing and i found tones of good information in the previous posts. thank you!I know you said that only the elisa test after the 3months mark is a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...recommended."Symptoms" are notoriously unreliable in predicting who is and is not HIV infected. Regarding your particular symptoms, the penile discharge you experienced three days after your sex-perience would not be related to HIV acute... Read more »
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AIDS Action Council

Congress Passes New Continuing Resolution; Ryan White, HOPWA And AIDS etc's Included in CR; President Clinton To Sign Department of Defense Authorization Bill -- Servicemembers Face Discharge

...your district/state -- they must act swiftly to provide the resources to fight this epidemic and care for people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and caregivers throughout the fiscal year. Describe the impact of this funding crisis on AIDS... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...Vaginal candidiasis, called yeast infection or 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... 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 advanced Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...District of Columbia during that same year. The rate of new HIV infections among Hispanics/Latinos in 2006 was 2.5 times that of whites. The Numbers New HIV Infections 2 In 2006, Hispanic/Latino men made up three quarters (76%) of new... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Desperately seeking answers

Posted by scared_stiff_to, 5 Replies
...Sorry for the long post, here is my situation; please help, I would appreciate any and all responses: 20-something, white male, Sub-Saharan Africa, never tested. 5 1/2 months ago I visited a brothel and paid for sex with a woman of unknown HIV... Read more »

sharing

Posted by soafraid, 2 Replies
...me doxycycline and Flagyl. When i took that meds.. i felt very ill. had stomach cramps, loose bowel, fever, sore throat, and white coating on my tounge. I went back to the doctor and told her about my bodys reaction to the meds and she told me to... Read more »

Anxiety and symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...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 penis which I was sure was an STD. I went to the doctor that day and he did a swab and said he... Read more »