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Stomach And Hiv Infection

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Can HIV infects through stomach if swallow ladies juice?

Dr,I once suck a secret place of a lady and she sucked me.But no inter course.If her juice from the secret place get in to my stomach through mouth can I get infected?After how many days can check and confirm whether it is possitive?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,"Suck the secret place of a lady?" Now that's poetic! Oral sex with a woman (cunnilingus) is considered a relatively low risk for acquiring HIV. Even if her "juice" did contain HIV, there are chemicals and acids in the... Read more »

Stomach bacteria/infection

During an endoscopy to check for acid reflux and esophagus problems, my Doctor did a biopsy of my... Read more »

STOMACH

my stomach has been gurgling now for more than three weeks. is this a sign of hiv infection or... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Loss of Appetite Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Yourself Gut Basics The gut includes the stomach, small... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

HIV/AIDS 101: The Three and Four Letter Acronyms

We have been living with bacteria and viruses since before homo became erectus . In fact, some bacteria are healthy and necessary for us to survive, like the ones that live in our stomachs and lower intestines that are helpful to our daily... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

OIs and Co-Infections and STIs -- Oh, My!

Now that powerful HIV medications can slow down the progression of HIV-related disease and even AIDS, more common illnesses (such as heart disease and cancer) have become a greater concern for people living with the virus. Still, some of the same... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Increased Risk of Stomach and Esophageal Cancer in People With AIDS

A study by E. Christina Persson of the National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, and colleagues indicated that there is an increased risk of cancers of the stomach and esophagus in people with AIDS. The researchers analyzed data from 596,955 people... Read more »
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SICK TO MY STOMACH WITH WORRY!

Posted by worriedsickin, 1 Reply
Please can someone give me their honest advise as I am sick with worry. I went to my local GP this morning and he diagnosed my rash as pityriasis rosea - is this an early and common symptom association with HIV infection? Read more »

Stomach noises

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I am having an extremely increase in stomach noises. Could this be a symptom? Read more »

Stomach problems

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I tested negative at 18 weeks but for the past 3 months my digestive system is failing me. Today at work i was trembling and sweating for about an hour. I dont know whats going on and i hope im not a late bloomer for hiv infection. Your response is... Read more »

stomach feels horrible

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm have lots of symtoms but I'm still waiting to take my test again to know for sure. I keep having a achy feeling in my belly. It's weird I don't have a diahrea but I do have a ton of gas. Is this another possible symptom of being infected? I've... Read more »