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Itchy Scrotum After Reused Needle Sign Of HIV AIDS

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Was shot with a ball (containing needles) at a rave... HIV? PLEASE HELP! (NEEDLE STICK) (URBAN LEGEND, 2009)

Hi Doc. I've read the previous questions about needle stick injuries and pin pricks at this forum and you have answered all of them the same way. However, MINE IS DIFFERENT! PLEASE HELP ME OUT DOC!!! About a week ago, I went to a Electric Daisy...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(unwarranted) worries, get a single HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark. The results will undoubtedly be negative.Dr. BobParanoia? (NEEDLE STICK) (URBAN LEGEND, 2009)Mar 29, 2009 Dear Doctor, I must admit that recently I have been having... Read more »

HIV AIds? (NEEDLESTICK AT A RAVE, 2010) (URBAN LEGENDS, 2010)

Hey Dr Bob,Im 16 and went to my first rave. I was dancing with my friend and we were about to leave... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Groups Seek Repeal of Ban on Federal Funding for Needle-Exchange Programs; Campaign Coincides With National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

...with the Office of National Drug Control Policy , said he supports drug-related programs aimed directly at ending addiction. "Needles are not the magic bullet," Murray said, adding, "We are being politically pressured to make this decision (in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Advocates Express Concern About Obama's Continuation of Needle-Exchange Funding Ban

... Although President Obama previously has expressed support for needle-exchange programs as part of HIV/AIDS prevention efforts, advocates recently expressed concern that the administration's 2009-2010 Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...symptoms you might get if you have another type of viral infection, such as the flu. Symptom Possible Symptom of Flu? Possible Symptom of Acute HIV? Fever Yes Yes Chills Yes Yes Night sweats Yes Yes Rashes Yes ... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support Read more »
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AM I stabbed by HIV needle ?

Posted by fat_cats
...maybe , that man stabbed me by a + HIV needle . Guys , I want to know that : 1) does it hurt when you are stabbed by a needle ? or don't feel anything ( just warm ) ? 2) do you think that man stabbed me ? ( or why he starred at me (he held a... Read more »

HIV and needles

Posted by QP95, 1 Reply
...side of the cap. It poked my thumb enough to make it bleed and I immediately rinsed it off. Should I fear that I was infected? What are the odds? Also, I think I'm just a little more paranoid because lately I have had this crazy all over... Read more »

Hiv from used steriod needle at gym!!

Posted by hwood76, 1 Reply
...good news... I am really fraking out.. how stupid of me to dig through trash I was only trying to help!! What are the chances...? Also.. there were no other people at the gym so had there been a needle it would not have been just used ,I don't... Read more »

HIV in Needles

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Have any of you sat on an IV needle before ? have you heard of anyone sitting on a needle and contracted HIV ? What are the chances of sitting on one ? if i did sit on one Read more »