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Oral Manifestations Of Hiv Infection

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Mouth probelms

...I developed a sore on my tongue. WOrrying about it I had my dentsit look at it and asked her if it looked like thrush or something. She said taht she wasn't concered about it, and said it looked like geographic tongue. I read on the Oral & HIV...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...Geographic tongue is not a manifestation of HIV infection. Read more »

Thrush, an HIV/AIDS side effect

My son has AIDS, he gets thrush among many other things, but this is really a bad side effect. ... Read more »

stress=thrush and other sympotms?

...look up "thrush" on the web all it talks about is oral manifestations of hiv infection. I know... Read more »
Articles
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Recognition and Management of the Most Common Oral Manifestations of HIV Infection

...Periodontal disease in HIV-infected and uninfected homosexual and bisexual men. AIDS 1992; 6:1041-43. Greenspan D, Greenspan JS. Oral manifestations of HIV infection. Dermatol Clin . 1991:9:517-22 Glick M, Muzyka BC, Salon LM, Luric D.... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Oral Warts in HIV-Infected Individuals

... by which a polyp or mass is attached. References Weinert M, Grimes RM, Lynch DP. Oral manifestations of HIV infection. Ann Int Med . 1996;125:485-496. Patton LL, McKaig R,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV-Positive Patients' Discussion of Oral Health With Their HIV Primary Care Providers in Miami, Florida

...the course of their infection, more than 90 percent of persons living with HIV will have at least one oral manifestation of HIV disease. Given this prevalence, and the fact that clinically significant manifestations of oral disease may affect... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents

...vaccination directly prevent pathogen-specific morbidity and mortality, they might also contribute to reduced rate of progression of HIV disease. For instance, randomized trials using trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) have documented that... Read more »
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hiv oral manifestations?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...with the oral "issues" seen on hivdent would the other oral manifestations aside from oral candida and mouth ulcers be OI's? or would they to be something that would "sprout" early after seroconversion? Read more »

dry mouth

Posted by Anonymous
...i'm writing this to ask a question about oral manifestations of hiv infection. I have been fairly sexually active this past year, and back in Feb I had a two day bout of chills with fever and woke up the Read more »

White bands?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I've read that red bands around the teeth are one of the signs of gingivitis, which may be a sign of HIV infection. But does anyone know what white bands are? Is anybody experiencing this? Just curious.. Read more »

tongue problems

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...know that thrush on the tongue is a sign of AIDS, but can anyone tell me what tongue problems exist that are signs of early HIV infection? Thank you. Read more »