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Jock Itch Worried It Could Be Ars

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Very worried! Is this risky?

Dr. Bob, I would appreciate if you respond. I made a donation. I had an encounter with a sex worker in Egypt. I did not penetrate her at all. I kissed her briefly on the lips and I think her tounge touched my lip - my lip had an abrasion. I rubbed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...notoriously unreliable in predicting who is and is not HIV infected. If my reassurance is not sufficient for you to shake your worries, get a single HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark. I'm confident the result will be negative. Your lip... Read more »

Needle worry...very very worried (NEEDLE STICK) (URBAN LEGEND, 2009)

I went to a Club/Bar in China and i was wearing my Jeans (and also underwear inside the jeans)i was... Read more »

Thanks for NOT answering my question, makes me think I am worrying for nothing

Dear Robert, I'd like to thank you for not answering my previouse 5 questions to you. I know that... Read more »
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...Mar 22, 2006 or on license plates ... hiv 2 research Jun 13, 2006 There are many terms for this type of irrational worrying -- AIDS phobia, AIDS panic, AIDS hysteria, AIDS anxiety, etc. The condition is comprised of three major... Read more »
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Molluscum

...dent or dimple in the center. The lesions are the same color as normal skin, but they look waxy. They usually don't hurt or itch. The molluscum virus is very common, and almost everyone has it in his or her body. A healthy immune system will... Read more »
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Im Worried That im Infected With Something

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
...often if that could cause it. my lips are dry and it feels as if their is always something in my throte. what could this be. I Itch all over but i heard that could from psycosematic stress. please if you could help me with this and put my mind to... Read more »

So worried about groin pain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...have a fear that the virus may have penetrated through some tiny cuts in my skin or something. Also, I sometimes have unrelated itches along the sides of my testicles that I scratch - there may have been tiny entry points along there as well. ... Read more »

Still worried, helpful clues as to my problems?

Posted by detino04, 5 Replies
...should just be able to walk in and get a blood test right? I have no med insurance, just a poor college student =( Anyways, I'm worried, I've looked really closely at the head of my penis, there's about 10 little little red dots on the top, all... Read more »

worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...lasted about 10 minutes. my friend told me it is a sym,ptom. then i felt really tired afterward i dont know if it was from the worry or infection. i have not developed any othwer symptoms at all except i have some timgling feeling in my arm. i... Read more »