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dear lord help me hpv lesions (HPV and HIV, 2009)

Hi i am 23 yrs old and about 6 months ago was diagnosed with genital warts. I also have some lesions on my tonsils and lips i have tested negative via elisa at 3 months and then tested about twice a month out to 23.5 weeks via oraquick advanced...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...positive for one does not automatically mean you are positive for the other. CiN-1 stands for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia stage 1. This condition can be cause by several strains of HPV. It will require follow-up with your gynecologist. If... Read more »

Kaposi Sarcoma

If a patient has Kaposi Sarcoma associated with aids and has just one round of chemo will the inner... Read more »

White matter brain lesions

Are white matter brain lesions associated with HIV or are they the end stage of the AIDS disease?... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Screening Colonoscopies Urged for HIV-Infected Patients

...significantly younger (mean age 52.4) than controls (mean age 60.3). Patients with HIV were more likely to have advanced cancers (stage III or IV) than controls (60.0 percent vs. 16.7 percent, p=0.24). Multivariate analysis showed the odds of an... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...can cause serious problems. Treatment decisions are usually made by an oncologist (cancer specialist) based on the severity or stage of the condition. Your HIV doctor and other specialists (e.g. radiation oncologist, dermatologist) may be... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...beginning with minor cell changes. For women, a simple pap smear is used to detect these cell changes in the cervix in their early stages. With regular screening and proper treatment, cervical cancer can be prevented. In fact, since cervical pap... Read more »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...more often or severely. What Does the Research Show? The research on predicting and diagnosing IRIS is still in its early stage, though more discovery releases new information every few months. Below is some recent study information. ... Read more »
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Karposis lesion?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...because it is more elliptical than anything else and surrounded with a thin red outline. It is flat. Am I in the beginning stage of AIDS> Read more »

lesiones cutaneas

Posted by tronco2
...alguien me puede decir de que manera se presentan las lesiones cutaneas? gracias. Read more »

Oral Thrush - Initial Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Can anyone comment on the initial symptoms of Oral Thrush? Does it start with very slight raised areas of the tongue? Is it mostly isolated to the front, back or entire tounge/throat? Does the onset during the window period vary in severity (always... Read more »

HIV-PET Scan

Posted by Anonymous
...peripheral nodes come online, then the hilar and other torso nodes become more active during chronic infection. In the late stages of HIV-1 infection, the hilar lymph nodes burn out and bowel lymph nodes become active, especially those at the... Read more »