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Red Bumps Around Genitals And Hiv

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...appear on other parts of your body where the virus has entered through broken skin. Sores also can appear inside the vagina and on the cervix (opening to the womb) in women, or in the urinary passage of women and men. Small red bumps appear first, develop into small blisters, and then become itchy, painful sores that might develop a crust and will heal without leaving a scar. Sometimes, there is a crack or raw area or some redness without...
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tiny red bumps on tounge?

hello.Today i have had a little irritation on the tip of my tounge. So i was scratching it with my teeth all day.When i got home i wasnt realy paying attention to my tounge until i touched it with my finger,i felt tiny little bumps on the tip of my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Probably taste buds, if I was forced to guess.Dr. Bob Read more »

90 days taking ATRIPlA, red bumps around neck, itching

I contracted HIV in 1986, no problem until 90 days ago, Started therapy when viral load reached 78021, CD4 220. No problem for 1st three months, now have a reddish bump-itchy rash on back of neck plus ringing in left ear, tenderness around ear and...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Rash is a possible side effect from components of Atripla, it is unlikely that the rash you describe is related to the Atripla given its transient nature and its relationship with hot and humid conditions. I would suggest you speak to your... Read more »

Red bumps?

I have noticed that i have been getting tiny red bumps on my legs, they arent exactally painfull but they seem to be centered around a single hair. they appear spiratically around my thighs.. any idea to what it is?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...infection with or without treatment. One of the more common causes is eosinophilic folliculitis which often appear as itchy red bumps near hair follicles. Evaluation by a HIV specialist and or a dermatologist is often helpful at pin-pointing... Read more »

Condom Pulled Hair or Other, is there a risk?

Dear Dr. Frascino,First your site is fantastic. I have asked a question before some years ago, which you answered and I followed with a donation. Can I have similar deal again?Here's the story. A week or so ago, I had protected sex with a female...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hypochondriac,Well, whether you didn't have "the heart" or "the hard" to do it, your HIV risk is essentially nonexistent. As for genital warts, I cannot diagnose this condition over the Internet. If you are concerned, you'll need to see your... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...antiretroviral treatments in the 1990s. HSV and HIV HSV is not one of the infections that are part of the official diagnosis of AIDS. However, people infected with both HIV and HSV are likely to have more frequent outbreaks of herpes. These... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Anemia? Anemia and HIV What Causes Anemia? Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical problem Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Read more »
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red bumps

Posted by Anonymous
...the red bumps are connected to my hair, so i dunno and the white ones are on my biceps and i dunno what it is tho but i think ive had it for Read more »

Red Bump on the penis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have a little red bump or sore on my penis, is this normal amongst guys ? Read more »

worried sick

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...red bump that shows up, does not burst like people say herpes does and then one day goes away. what are my chances of having HIV!? im waiting for test results that i should get on wednesday but i just want to allay my fears. other than this i... Read more »

red bumps

Posted by Anonymous
...are red bumps on the very back of the tongue normal? Read more »