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Seroconverting After Touching Hemorrhoid

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AIDS InfoNet

Anemia

...linked to a higher risk of death. Treatment of anemia seems to eliminate these risks. How Is Anemia Treated? Treating anemia depends on its cause. First, treat any chronic bleeding . This could be internal bleeding, hemorrhoids, or even frequent nosebleeds. Next, correct any shortages of iron, vitamin B 12 or folate . Stop using, or reduce the doses of medications that cause anemia . These approaches might not work. It may not...
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Anal touching - I pray not with blood!

Hi dr bob, Great sight, I am concerned about a potential exposure. A couple months ago I went for a massage, erotic in nature though no oral, anal or vaginal sex occured. The massage was for the most part uneventful. I glanced at the women's hands...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Tommy,Your fears are unwarranted. Your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. Stop worrying.Dr. Bob Read more »

hiv and piles

Is there a relation between HiV and Piles or when positive is there a high risk of getting piles
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...HIV infection doesn't generally directly cause hemorrhoids (swollen veins around anus) but related conditions such as chronic constipation, diarrhea, side effects of medications, tumors Read more »

hemorrhoid and cd4

hello Dr my partner is having what the doctor called external hemorrhoid known as (pile)and she complain about how painful and swelling around the anus. the said it have to cut out andi'm afraid becuase of her statue...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Surgical procedures including hemorrhoid surgery usually go well in HIV+ persons. Drug interaction concerns would be minimal. I have had scores of patients undergo a Read more »

yardwork risk?

today, when it was about 75, i was helping out with yardwork and i carried a few big piles of grass. what would be the risk if sum psycopath who was hiv+ was bleeding in the piles trying to infect sum1, and a total of 4-40 drops of hiv poz blood...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,". . . Or am I being paranoid?" BINGO! Yep, you are actually beyond paranoid and well into the total looney tunes major league fluffernutter arena. I'm curious why you would specifically ask about 4-40 drops of HIV poz blood getting into your... Read more »
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Condoms

...a toilet. They can clog plumbing. Using a Male Condom: Put the condom on when your penis is erect -- but before it touches your partner's mouth, vagina, or rectum. Many couples use a condom too late, after some initial penetration. ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...the viruses for the 2010-2011 Northern Hemisphere flu vaccine is available.). CDC routinely works with states to collect, compile and analyze information about influenza, and has done the same for the 2009 H1N1 virus since the beginning of the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Molluscum

...it is not possible to avoid being exposed to it. However, if you have molluscum you should make sure that the lesions don't touch anyone else. You should also be careful not to spread molluscum to different parts of your body. Be careful not to... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...other type of activity -- kissing someone with HIV, sharing food or drinks with them, touching something an HIV-positive person touched -- there's basically no chance that whatever you did resulted in you getting HIV. If you're curious about... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she pulled out a Condom from her hand bag and tried to... Read more »

1st Visit

Posted by Bhammer40, 4 Replies
Greetings Gang: Well, I had my first special clinic appointment this past Thursday. Not really much to say really. I was poked and prodded and given the complete and all-encompassing physical exam. Had the parade of specialists come in for their... Read more »

body to body massage

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...massage. With her hole body. I felt her genitals over my body, but not on my penis. I have a strange question, because I have hemorroids. Could her vaginal fluid touched my bottom so I could be infected? A couple weeks later I had a sore throat... Read more »

called and lines are busy

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm sorry to post but its the only thing that keeps me from pulling out my hair. I called my gyn's office 3 times already and I keep getting the message that all the nurses are busy and to leave a messgae. I don't want to because I think it will... Read more »