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Similarities Of Syphillis And Hiv

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medicine for syphillis

what is the medicine for syphillis?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The primary treatment is penicillin. How much and how it is given depend on the type of syphilis you have. See below for some general information about syphilis and its treatment.Dr. BobU.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious... Read more »

Hiv and syphillis

If tested for HiV do results show up for syphillis?... Read more »

Syphillis and HIV

I recently found out I have HIV, the doctor concluded that I have probably had it for about 2yrs.... Read more »
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Risk of HIV Reinfection May Be Similar to Risk of Initial HIV Infection

The risk of HIV reinfection, sometimes called superinfection, has not been clearly established. Given the risk of initial sexual HIV infection from a single exposure in population studies is commonly calculated as generally low (although these... Read more »
American Medical Association

Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy of Similar Benefit for HIV-Infected Injection Drug Users

MEXICO CITY -- Contrary to the belief that HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs) receive less benefit from highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), new research finds little difference in the survival rate between IDUs and non-IDUs after... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Simian Viral Strain Most Similar to HIV Found in Wild Gorilla Populations, Study Says

Scientists have discovered a virus in gorillas that is more similar to HIV than any other related HIV strain previously found in apes, according to a study published on Thursday in Nature , the Washington Post reports ( Washington Post , 11/9).... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Bill Mandating HIV Tests for Released, Paroled Prison Inmates Passes in Arkansas; Similar Legislation Stalls in Kentucky

Two states recently took action on legislation that would require inmates to be tested for HIV prior to release. Summaries of news coverage on the actions appear below. Arkansas: The Arkansas House on Monday voted 95-0 to approve a bill (HB 1444... Read more »
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please help I think I have syphillis and hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
All patients who have syphilis should be tested for HIV infection and vice versa. HIV-infected patients may have abnormal (unusually high, low, or fluctuating titers) test results. False-negative results or delayed seroconversion have been... Read more »

iv drug user hiv hep c syphillis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
If you had sex with iv drug user would it take longer to show up hiv positive? Could you go into neurosyphillis within months
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Syphillis/HIV Question

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Does anyone know the testing window (how long one needs to wait for a definitive antibody test) for syphillis? I've read that syphillis infection is commonly associated with HIV so I figure this question is not too off-topic.... I've been so worried... Read more »

HIV or Syphillis??

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone have a view on this?

Day1 Unprotected V Sex with unkown status female, sex worker.

Day 3 symptoms of Ghonerea

Day 20 visit clinic Ghonnerhea diagnosed and antibiotics given

Day 28 3 days after finishing antibiotics...fevers return, body wide... Read more »