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Sculptra Tear Trough

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Very deep lacerations

Dear Dr. Bob,I have read your responses about hiv infection from fingernails scratches. My situation is similar but much more involved. I had and argument with a friend who is hiv positive. the top of my body was bare. Unexpectedly, she pounced on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your girlfriend "pounced" on you and used her very long fingernails to tear through your flesh causing "very deep lacerations." In addition she was trying to bite you??? Hmmm . . . who the hell are you dating, a female version of Freddy... Read more »

Hcv from mans laceration

Dr,I live in Chicago and the other day I was walking home when a homeless man from a drug rehab... Read more »

Potential Needle Laceration, Happy Ending

Hi Dr. Bob,I wrote you a few days ago to ask about the likelihood of HIV from a dirty needle... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

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... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...needles can get HIV from a needle that has been used by someone who is HIV positive. The myth: "HIV can be spread through tears, sweat, mosquitoes, pools, or casual contact." The reality: HIV can only be transmitted through infected... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...Don't use outdated condoms. Don't open a condom package with your teeth. Be careful that your fingernails or jewelry don't tear the condom. Body jewelry in or around your penis or vagina might also tear a condom. Use a new condom every time you... Read more »
The Well Project

Pharmacokinetics

... Minimum concentration (Cmin): lowest drug level. The lowest drug level, right before the next dose, is the (Cmin), or "trough" level. Area Under the Curve (AUC): total drug exposure. The total exposure to the drug with each dose is... Read more »
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What foolish and senseless behavior. Please Help!

Posted by brainshom, 1 Reply
About 2 months ago, I did something that was completely out of my character and now I am scared as hell. I was new in the neighborhood and had a one night stand with a girl whom I later found out was/is a prostitute. Had I known she was a sex... Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
...alone at this time. And having found out so close to Christmas, my first thought was, will this be my last? There were many tears behind closed doors and I'm sure many more to come. I do have an appt. in 2 wks (2 wks before my birthday) at an HIV... Read more »

HIV and the brain - update

Posted by ScotCharles, 6 Replies
...dendrites projections that resemble tiny trees neurons in the brain of an HIV patient have had parts of their dendrites abruptly torn off, in a process known as "synaptic pruning." The dendrites begin to look like a patch of severely damaged... Read more »

*LOW RISK: INFECTED, ALL MUST READ*

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...even the MILLION range, it takes FAR LESS virus to enter the body and thus far less infected fluid. Remember, even MICROSCOPIC TEAR'S, CUT'S, OPENING'S, ETC... are a huge hole for fluids containing a HIGH VIRAL LOAD. Being that he was recently... Read more »