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Recurrent Fever And Hiv

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The Well Project

Pneumonias

... Table of Contents What Is Pneumonia? Pneumonia and HIV Conclusion What Is Pneumonia? Pneumonia refers to any inflammation of the lungs, usually caused by a germ (infection). It can involve both lungs, one lung, or one part of a lung. Pneumonia often requires hospitalization
Ask the Experts

Malaria & HIV in ex

Dear Dr. Franscino,Thank you for the wonderful work you do.I am a positive woman from Europe and I had a boyfriend in Thailand. We never had unprotected sex and I never let him ejaculate in my mouth. Recently he has been diagnosed with malaria and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,If you never had unprotected sex and the latex condom was used properly and did not fail, the risk of HIV transmission would be negligible. HIV cannot pass through intact latex (or polyurethane). No way. No how. Insertive oral sex Read more »

finger cut verses sexual transmission

Dear Dr Bob,Thank you so much for being who you are and doing what you do. I have only entered this forum 3 days ago by chance and am glued to the Q's and A's.I am sending this from Africa. I am an African. We have as you may know the highest rates...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...details, it is impossible to give you an accurate assessment of your specific risk. My general assessment would be that your HIV-transmission risk would be remote at best.2.The estimated per-act risk for acquiring HIV from unprotected insertive... Read more »

Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) and HIV

How common is a recurrence of Coccidioidomycosis in people living with HIV/AIDS? What are the most thorough forms of diagnosis and which treatments that are compatable with HIV medications?
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
...The risk of recurrence of coccidioidomycosis (Cocci) in people infected with HIV is quite high (over 75% if not on chronic suppressive antifungal therapy). Most experts favor using amphotericin B or high doses Read more »

Syph (again), RASH & Kidney stones

Let me tell you now... whats new. I've had this rash going on for a while. This rash appears to be below the skin in most places. It is almost everywhere except my hands, the bottoms of my feet, genitals and face. My I/D took me off Sustiva /...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,There is no doubt you need to be under the care of a competent HIV specialist, urologist and HIV-knowledgeable infectious disease specialist. I'm amazed your dermatologist, I.D. specialist and Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...is recognized and treated early. Genital herpes, like other genital diseases that cause sores, is important in the spread of HIV infection. A person infected with herpes may have a greater risk of getting HIV. This may be due to the open sores... Read more »
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How to Prevent PCP

...CD4 count falls below 100, including those that "break through" preventive therapy. If you experience fungal infections, have recurrent fevers, or have had your spleen removed, you are at higher risk for PCP regardless of your CD4 count.... Read more »
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Recurrent fever

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi there, I had some recurrent fever attacks during the last 5 months with sore throat, swollen lymph glands, white spots at the back of my throat and tonque and Read more »

Think I might have hiv or other illness

Posted by VAmberwaves7, 2 Replies
...and he is the only one I have been with without a condom he said he has been with girls without really been tested for stds or hiv. I have always been tested for hiv and stds of last year and I was clean But Recently I have been having constant... Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...Key facts about HIV/AIDS Reuters NewMedia - August 10, 2006 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Read more »

Seemingly Recurrent fungal infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Help! In August, I developed a yeast infection. Alarmed (I get these rarely), I had an HIV test. It came back negative. In Nov., my long-time boyfriend developed (what he claimed his dr. said was) a bad case of jock Read more »