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Syptoms, Swollen Node question

Hi,I got a cold about 5 weeks ago. My symptoms were pretty bad for a couple weeks, and they have gradually gotten better since then. I went to the doctor at the 4 week mark and she said that my tonsils are still enlarged, but will go down with...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
This is not really a hepatitis question, but primary HIV infection can be a lot like a cold. If you have risks for HIV you should ask your MD for an HIV test and not try to guess based on symptoms! Get tested! DTD... Read more »

Confusion of Syphilis RPR Titer

About 7 years ago I contracted Syphilis and Hiv together. My RPR titer was 1:256. I was treated... Read more »

"Syphilis vs Herpes panic - does Zovirax work on Syphilis Chancres?"

Hi Erik, really hope you are able to help me because my resources are very limited where I am at... Read more »
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Syphilis Complications After Starting Treatment for HIV

Many HIV-positive individuals are engaged in sex without proper precautions or protection. Northstar is a large medical practice that serves the greater Chicago area with a special focus on the HIV-positive population. As a result, we are often one... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Officials Could Create More Complete Picture of U.S. HIV/AIDS Epidemic Now That All States Report Both HIV, AIDS Cases

Public health officials could create a "clearer and more accurate view" of trends in the U.S. HIV/AIDS epidemic now that all 50 states report both newly identified HIV and AIDS cases, the New York Times reports. Previously, states were required... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

Hepatitis C: The Changing Picture

As if having HIV weren't already enough of a challenge, about 25% of people with this virus also have the hepatitis C virus. Over time, this can lead to serious liver disease, and some studies show that this happens faster in people who also have... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis

What is syphilis? How common is syphilis? How do people get syphilis? What are the signs and symptoms in adults? How does syphilis affect a pregnant woman and her baby? How is syphilis diagnosed? What is the link between syphilis and... Read more »
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PICTURE / ICON

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
You know if anyone wants to put up an Icon or their picture, or their favorite Rat or Frog.. use this site, its free and works very well.. http://www.villagephotos.com

I think its nice to see who you are talking to even if it is a Frog or... Read more »

Rise and Fall of Syphilis Said Normal

Posted by Anonymous
Rise and Fall of Syphilis Said Normal
By MATT CRENSON
AP National Writer

January 27, 2005, 7:26 AM EST

A recent rise in syphilis rates in the United States is probably due to
natural cycles rather than an increase in unsafe sex or other behaviors,
accordin... Read more »

week 13 symptoms stop is that a sign. thanks riverprincess

Posted by dolly2012, 2 Replies
So at week 13 all my symptoms have stopped apart from i still have my swollen node, which has been there for 12/ 13 weeks what i no of. All my syptoms came one after another apart from i had headache, nausea and
diareeha together which lasted about... Read more »

Can neuropathy be a sign of HIV.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I recently tested negative for HIV at 15 weeks, but I am having neuropathy in feet and legs. If it's not being caused by HIV, then what could it be? Read more »