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Rash In Hand From Std

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Hand Job & Std's

Hi Ryan, got 3 questions for you:Can you get HIV if you receive an unprotected hand job?I had a 12 weeks (neg.)elisa done and I wonder if that is conclusive for such an activity?Is it possible to get other std's like herpes if you get an...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Sexually transmitted diseases are transmitted from one person to another in different ways, so it's sort of complicated to try to describe transmission of ALL STDs in one answer. If you have a concern about a particular STD--because you have... Read more »

Rash on back of hands

Hello Dr Feinberg,I was wondering if you would clarify something for me. Can a rash (lichyfied)... Read more »

Rash on my hand and body

Hi, I was diagnosed HIV positive in 2006 and started my medication a year ago. My CD4 count is 571... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Report Finds Alarming STD Rate in Finger Lakes Region

A new Excellus BlueCross BlueShield report shows the Finger Lakes region's chlamydia rate exceeds the state's average, as does the area's rate of gonorrhea among teens. The region -- composed of Monroe, Livingston, Wayne, Ontario, Yates, and Seneca... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Chlamydia Remains Top STD in Rockland

Chlamydia remained the most common STD in Rockland County in 2006, a county health department year-end communicable disease report found. In 2006, 413 chlamydia cases were diagnosed in the county, compared to 370 in the previous year. Chlamydia has... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Officials Fear High American Indian STD Rates Leave Door Open for HIV

High STD rates among South Dakota's American Indian population have health administrators worried about the potential for a large HIV outbreak should the virus be introduced into certain behavioral groups. "All it takes is introducing someone with... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Ottawa's STD Rate Highest in 10 Years

STDs in Ottawa are at their highest levels since 2000, and the situation is particularly bad among young adults, according to Dr. Isra Levy, medical officer of health with Ottawa Public Health. In a presentation Thursday to Ottawa City Council's... Read more »
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Chest rash & numb hands = ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had u/p vaginal sex with a unknown female, 5 weeks later I develop a sore throat and cold. A couple of night sweats and some pain in my groin nodes. My hands began going numb in my sleep waking me up. At 7-8 weeks I develop a rash on my chest... Read more »

Having weakness and very very mild rashes on hand

Posted by feedcast, 1 Reply
I am scared if i have HIV becasue i am feeling weakness which starts at around 8:30 am and then stays till the evening .
heaviness in the head is there and loss of balance

the weakness is throughout the day and sometimes it improves then again... Read more »

STD or no?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I recently found red spots on the top side of the head of my penis. I had sex without a condom for about 20 seconds with a girl and then pulled out. They do not bother me and are not oozing or big. Could they be from irritation caused by the... Read more »

STD & HIV?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
Hello,

It has been sometime i've made a posting. Just wanna update my condition. I still have night sweats,i have swelling under my armpits, i have a slight swelling on the joint between my leg and torso. I do have scallop toungue. I have been... Read more »