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Pain In Urethra Could I Have AIDS

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New Urethra (Pee Hole) Question!!!

Hello again Dr. Frascino-Okay - scratch the first question I asked about how HIV enter's the urethra of males...I found an answer in the archives. If by chance you've already answered it - THANKS A MILLION!My new questions is also with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello CRP,Yes, HIV can be absorbed across mucous membranes, including the urethra. There are certain cells, such as the mucosa-associated macrophages and dendritic cells, which can be infected by contact with the virus. Certainly trauma and... Read more »

How does HIV get into the body through the urethra?

Hello Doc,First of all, I would like to thank you for the incredible work you are doing. Keep it... Read more »

HIV and Urethra (pee hole), read a lot but cannot find the answer! Please help!

Hi doc, tq for answering my question. Just for clarification, if the inner part of the condom have... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Medical Marijuana Might Reduce Nerve Pain Among People Living With HIV/AIDS, Study Says

Medical marijuana might reduce the pain of peripheral neuropathy, a type of nerve damage, among people living with HIV/AIDS, according to a study published in the Feb. 13 issue of the journal Neurology , the Washington Post reports (Weiss, ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South African Center Eases Pain on Wallet for AIDS Drugs

Zuzimpilo Clinic in Johannesburg offers HIV patients antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) at a third of the market rate. Funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the recently opened clinic offers consultations, laboratory tests and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Synthetic Sea Snail Venom Eases Pain in AIDS, Cancer Patients, Study Says

Ziconotide, a synthetic form of sea snail venom manufactured by Elan Pharmaceuticals , can ease pain in patients with AIDS or cancer for whom other painkillers, such as morphine, have not been beneficial, according to a study published in the Jan. 7... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Report on HIV/AIDS Drug Access Shows "Encouraging, Painfully Slow Progress," Editorial Says

A recent report released by UNAIDS , UNICEF and the World Health Organization on antiretroviral drug access "reported encouraging but painfully slow progress in 2007, the good news tempered by grave challenges," an Akron Beacon Journal ... Read more »
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Swab from urethra

Posted by boydanny81
is a swab from urethra can detect std ? tpha neg vdrl non reacted hiv neg Read more »

HIV through the Urethra

Posted by Anonymous
Can anyone tell me how likely it is to get the hiv virus if it comes into contact with your urethra only. Be it by being the insertive partner vaginally or anally, or even using another persons sexual fluid to masturbate with. Does it just take a... Read more »

Tingle in Urethra

Posted by Anonymous
I have had this abnormal sensation of ''1-second-tingling'' sensations inside my urethra, usually inside the head of the penis for several weeks now. The tingling sensation occurs 4-7 times a day, it just comes and go sporadically. What could be the... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
exposure =broken condom
no ulcer or bumps on penis head, but there is a dark pigmented spot on the side, HIV infection?

Please respond, going nuts

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