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An Overview of Poly-L-Lactic Acid (Sculptra, New-Fill)

Brand Name: Sculptra Other Name(s): New-Fill, PLA, PLLA Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Poly-L-lactic acid, also known as PLLA, is the main ingredient of Sculptra, also known as New-Fill. Sculptra is a powder that is mixed with water and then injected into the skin. Sculptra belongs to the class of medicines called dermal fillers. Injecting Sculptra into facial skin may give it a firmer, fuller appearance. PLLA is used...
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Mixed status couple question - missing information

Dr. Conway,Thank you for your response, but I believe you may have misread my question. My question was regarding the female-to-male transmission risk in the following situation:I've been in a mixed status relationship for over 2 years. I am a...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
I don't like words like "alarming risk". The risk of female-to-male transmission with unprotected vaginal intercourse is 0.1%/act or less. If there were only a few thrusts and she did not have any open lesions or areas of... Read more »

MIXED INFORMATION

Dr. Mark,I recieved a negative antibody and ultrasensitive viral load (<50 copies) at five weeks after exposure. I've called different hotlines, clinics, etc. and received advice anywhere from "you're in the clear .... you're...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
The testing strategy you present might assure some, but others would want followup testing some weeks later.MH... Read more »

mixed information

I recently had what I think was a low risk encounter. I had been seeing this guy for a while and we have been heavily making out and mutual masturbation. About two months ago we had a steamy night where he put his bare penis between my butt cheeks...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Without a butt-cam it is really hard to know what is going on at any one moment when penises are rubbing near orifices. I think the risk here would be really low and I am not convinced that semen on the outside of the anus is much of an issue.You... Read more »

so much mixed information pregnant and scared please I need help

Hi Dr Bob, First off thank you so much for what you do. You're sense of humor really helps people who are going through rough times. Also please let me know how I can make a donation and if I can use pay pal to make the donation. I would really...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,1.No. Your risk is negligible at best.2.Tests taken prior to three months are not considered to be definitive.3.PEP is recommended only for significant HIV exposures. It also must be started as soon as possible and no later than 72 hours after... Read more »
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I am confused due to mix information

Posted by kashyap271, 1 Reply
Dear The Body community experts

I will cut the long story short. i was at a pub where i got hooked with this unknown girl. We were both drunk and hence i landed into having sex with her. i've not really known this woman. all we did was kissing and... Read more »

TV TALKSHOW: Mixed Status Couples

Posted by William1
We are looking to produce a show dealing with the day to day lives of Mixed Status Couples. The show is designed to be an open and informative forum focusing on some of the different aspects of serodiscordant relationships, i.e. immediate and... Read more »

TV Talkshow: Mixed Status Couples

Posted by William1
We are looking to produce a show dealing with the day to day lives of Mixed Status Couples. The show is designed to be an open and informative forum focusing on some of the different aspects of serodiscordant relationships, i.e. immediate and... Read more »

TV TALK SHOW: Mixed Status Couples

Posted by William1
We are looking to produce a show dealing with the day to day lives of Mixed Status Couples. The show is designed to be an open and informative forum focusing on some of the different aspects of serodiscordant relationships, i.e. immediate and... Read more »