Rectal Cancer And Neuropathy
Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
Ask the Experts
Rocky Mountain CARESDavid, Thanks for your post and nice words.Irrespective of the rectal carcinoma (but especially in light of it), I would be recommending starting antiretroviral medications- with a CD4 count of 126, you have quite severe immunosuppression and are at... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolThat's a very difficult question you are asking-- is your tumor related to HPV picked up from your husband's affair?The first thing I need to know if do you have rectal cancer, which is almost always adenocarcinoma; or anal cancer, which... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineYou don't indicate your age, or if you have any urination or defecation symptoms or problems (prior urine infections, sexually transmitted diseases, bloody stool, etc). You also don't indicate whether you have had anal receptive sex. That... Read more »
University of Kansas Medical CenterThere are several known causes of rectal ulcers, including herpes, cancer,etc. I suggest that first you determine what is causing the ulcers (this may require a biopsy or other tests) and then it will be easier to determine a course of treatment. I... Read more »
Connect With Others
Posted by paranoiafreak, 1 Replyhave been worried of contracting HIV.
I have had unprotected receptive anal sex last August 12, 2011 and i also had protected anal sex on October 12,2011.
On the last week of October, i started to feel chills everyday at night and i have stuffy nose... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesGreetings! Just thought I would post the following info, it is based strictly on my personal experience and is not a recommendation.
I am a long-term survivor(21 years) and in general good health. Last year I successfully complete a course of Chemo... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI tested positive 14 years ago, and have had several AIDS complications. But this is my most recent cause for alarm:
My rectal surgeon has been monitoring and burning off my anal warts for the past 2 years. Recently, we decided one recurring spot... Read more »
Posted by chrono5, 1 ReplyI've just been treated for rectal chlamydia, but I have a partner who we both have never had anal sex with, but he has given me oral sex. I haven't told him just yet because I found out today and I'm waiting until he is back, but I was wondering... Read more »
Guides for People With HIV