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Gynecological Problems

...cervical cancers and in preventing infection with HPV types 6 and 11, which cause approximately 90% of all genital warts. Gardasilâ„¢ is a recombinant vaccine (contains no live virus) that is given as 3 injections over a 6-month period. However, women who are already infected with HPV are not protected by the vaccine. Also, Gardasilâ„¢ does not protect against less common HPV types not included in the vaccine. Therefore, doctors still...
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Please help Dr Bob! Possible transmission from prostitute with blood in her mouth!

Please help me out here Dr Bob as I'am Freaking out! Here goes my story. Everybody has always told me that if a male recieves oral sex from a female (or male, for that matter), the threat for HIV is non existant. So me being me, I pick up a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...very brief oral encounter.2. Level with your girlfriend and be sure to use latex condoms with her during the three-month window period.3. See a urologist regarding your past history of bloody ejaculate and recent experience with painful... Read more »

real risk,real symptoms,despite 16 weeks negative

dear doctor bobi have written many times in the past to you,but i dont know wht you prefer to chose to answer questions pertaining to non risk situations and u ignore my real risk encounter.My situation goes like this..i had unprotected vaginal sex...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...16 weeks are definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. I've discussed negative HIV tests taken outside the window period trumping "symptoms" many times in the archives as well. (Have a look!)No additional HIV testing is warranted. You... Read more »

Had to update you from your alma matar !!!!!

Hello Dr. Bob,Me again and guess what you were Right!!!! I know you said my stinging lymphnodes which have been present for 2 years were not associated with HIV however, of course I had a hard time and go figure but scared to death I tested again...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...WOO-HOO! (although I expected nothing less) on your negative 27-month HIV test. (27 months? Just how long did you think the window period was?)The OraSure Advance test swab applied only to your upper cheek is fine. Your results are accurate,... Read more »

Haven't found a case like mine

I'm worried, sad and angry with this situation that wasnt caused at all by me, but for the stupidness of a friend of an ex friend. To not make it much larger, the day we met after some silly games, we decided to have mutual oral sex, and not...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Let me get this straight. After repeated oral sex your ex-gal-pal threw herself into your arms and "before you could notice she introduced her vagina on your penis but you weren't aware of it and didn't feel nothing" until your penis felt... Read more »
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...medications and see a health care provider right away. Other possible toxicities include eye changes and optic neuritis. Have periodic eye exams by someone who is aware you are HIV-positive. Increased uric acid levels (indicating a number of... Read more »
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Candidiasis (Thrush)

...it is called esophagitis . It looks like white patches similar to cottage cheese, or red spots. It can cause a sore throat, pain when swallowing, nausea, and loss of appetite. Thrush can also cause cracking at the corners of the mouth. This is... Read more »
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Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV?

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...The reason im asking is because i have been trying to get info about HTLV window period and most sites say 40 to 50 days is the average to turn positive but i have read cases of people testing far out to 4 months Read more »

stinging sensation

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know if feeling a stinging sensation inside one's penis once every 3 or four hrs is a symptom of HIV? Read more »

When does the pain not feel like pain anymore?

Posted by Survivor, 4 Replies
...Let me see if I can set the tone for this post. I see my life and Williams life in a transitory period. From the super incredible to the inevitable mortality of friends and loved ones and yes, even us. I have found the hope for Read more »

Can anxiety cause armpit and neck pain/stinging?

Posted by ExWorryWart, 1 Reply
...experienced it first hand but never before do I remember having this 'weird' sensation. Any worried wells here experience stinging pain in both armpits and constant dull pain under neck when they are anxious? Just want to get this test next week... Read more »