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Positive Women With Yeast And Hiv Performing Oral

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Gynecological Problems

...These treatments also tend to be expensive, so it is important that people who have HPV discuss the pros and cons of treatment with a doctor who is experienced in treating HPV in HIV-positive patients. Fungal Infections (Yeast Infections, Vaginal Candidiasis, Vaginitis) Candidiasis is a very common vaginal infection caused by yeast (fungus). Symptoms include itching, burning, and pain around your vagina, labia, or anal area. You may also...
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Indeterminate HIV test while Pregnant

I'm 29 years old and I am 7 months pregnant. My HIV test has come back indeterminate twice so my doctor wants me to see a blood specialist. I was tested three years ago after my last relationship and after I was with my now current husband and was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Pregnancy can induce non-specific cross-reacting antibodies that can result in false-positive or indeterminate HIV tests. It's rather shocking your "OB acted like she never saw this before." It's certainly not uncommon. A quick read through Read more »

Possible STD?

Hello, before starting I did search the website and other websites and I did not find anything regarding my question (maybe a bit similar but nothing specific), so I decided to ask you to end this.So the question is, I sniffed and licked and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Panties-Guy,Your STD/HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. And what do you mean you searched this Web site and didn't find anything regarding your question??? Read more »

need you clarify one more time..

Hi..I really thank you doctor for ur answer few months ago it really help to reduce my worried. I extremely worried for HIV and HepC from February till now doctor. As I told you before, I masturbated using female underwear in which theres white...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,1.No.2.No.If you cannot accept the irrefutable evidence (negative HIV test at four months) plus multiple responses from HIV and hepatitis specialist physicians that you are definitively and conclusively Read more »

oral sex (cunnilingus)

How many cases have there been of HIV being transmitted through a male performing oral sex on a female? After performing oral sex on a suspect female (sex worker), I have had problems with a sore throat and salty taste in mouth (sometimes burning...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...There are only a few cases documented by the CDC that demonstrate HIV transmission to a person performing oral sex on a woman. This is the best evidence that the risk of transmission through cunnilingus is very low. First of all, the risk of HIV... Read more »
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Gay Men's Health Crisis

Candidiasis in Immune-Compromised Women

...flare-up, but in some people can cause recurrent, difficult-to-treat infections. Candidiasis is a frequent complication for HIV-positive individuals. Candida can infect the lining of the mucous membranes in the esophagus, intestines, vagina,... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...life-threatening. The most common places for infection are in the mouth and vagina. Recurrent and difficult to treat vaginal yeast infections are a sign of HIV disease progression in women. This publication focuses on systemic candidiasis -- when... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: Symptoms and Quality of Life in Women

...and Self-Care Symptom Screening and Management Summary Selected Sources Symptoms occur across the trajectory of HIV disease and can diminish the quality of life of women living with the virus. Untreated symptoms may also influence... Read more »
Project Inform

Gynecological Complications in Women with HIV

...and the provision of appropriate gynecological care, it is important to consider what GYN health reveals about the status of a woman's immune system. What does it say about the health of a woman's immune system, for instance, when a common GYN... Read more »
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Yeast infections and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I have read that recurrent yeast infections are a sign of HIV. I was tested 2 1/2 months after myexposure and it was negative, yet I have had two yeast infections since. During this time Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...status for anonymous sex -- protected vaginal, unprotected oral. The oral lasted about a minute, and a day later, I developed a yeast infection on my penis (diagnosed). Treated it with anti-fungals, and it helped, but the infection has been... Read more »

oral yeast, am i over it?

Posted by Anonymous
...how would i know for sure if i'm over my oral yeast infection? the symptoms i went to the dr for are gone, but i noticed a white patch on my lower gum where my wisdom tooth would Read more »

Copper Blue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Are you positive? Have you ever had thrush? Can you describe it? I can't get a dr. appointment for another week. Thanks Read more »