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Symptoms Of Herpes Infection In Eye

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...adults is infected with genital herpes. Women are more commonly infected than men and it is estimated that one of every four women has herpes. Although at least 45 million aged 12 and older in the United States have genital herpes infection, there has been a substantial decrease in cases from 21 percent to 17 percent, according to a 1999 to 2004 CDC survey. Much of the decrease was in the 14 to 19 year age group, and continued through the...
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Dr., I am a straight male that began a sexual relationship with a woman in March (unprotected). Last unprotected encounter with her was on June 20th which involved heavy vaginal bleeding. I freaked out when I saw it. Well I discussed my fears...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Your HIV-acquisition risk (unprotected insertive oral and protected vaginal with a Vegas sex worker and unprotected vaginal with "heavy vaginal bleeding with a partner who subsequently tested HIV negative) is extremely low. Your repeatedly... Read more »

Herpes and infection

Dr. Bob,I wrote to you in January and have donated to your site and will donate this month as well. I want to thank you for you reply to my previous post about Seb. Derm. and all of the other post that have educated me and so many others. I wanted...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,There is no way to estimate that type of statistical risk because herpes can vary in severity from very mild to active vesicles to healing scabs, etc. The best we can offer is to say that HIV-transmission risk is increased when there is another... Read more »

Had Every Symptom & Now WooHooing!!

Hi There,I just wanted to share my experience with all the rest of you who are going through major anxiety and depression over fear of contacting HIV.I was positive I had it. I had "every symptom" including persistant yeast infections, herpes in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Thanks for taking the time to write in and share your experiences. Welcome to our burgeoning X-Files (ex-worried wells).Stay well.Dr. Bob Read more »

HIV and rectal Herpes

I am at my wits end. Don't know where to turn. I'm a 42yo gay male - 6'1 185#. In July I was diagnosed with rectal herpes. In August the HIV test results came back positive. T-Cell 462, v-Load 4964. No meds. I have been on Valtrex daily since...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...which case other antiherpetic agents might have to be tried. Your other symptoms would be unusual to be coming from a genital herpes infection. Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

...pain in a belt-like pattern on the chest, back, or around the nose and eyes. In rare cases, herpes can infect the facial or eye nerves. This can cause outbreaks around the mouth, on the face, neck, and scalp, in and around the ear, or at the tip... Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...IRIS include fever, swollen lymph nodes, skin lesions and rashes, changes in breathing, pneumonia, hepatitis, abscesses and eye inflammation. Although less common, some people can experience short-term cognitive or mental changes, including... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Immune Restoration Syndrome

...infections or inflammation: Cytomegalovirus: The first cases of immune restoration syndrome showed up as inflammation in the eyes. This is linked to cytomegalovirus, as noted earlier. Cognitive (memory and thinking) problems: Some people... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

...medicine. Less serious side effects of this medicine include bad taste in the mouth, constipation, cough, depression, diarrhea, eye infection, flu-like illness, fatigue, herpes simplex infection, itchy rash, loss of appetite, muscle pain and... Read more »
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can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
...doc I have not seen any visible signs of blood on her lips when I have started kissing. After 2 days i had an ache near to my eyes(Upper side due to sinusitis blockage).That pain withered away within 5days.Then I had no problem for sometime.Now... Read more »

Very scared to be infected

Posted by UltraScared33, 3 Replies
...plus some deep kissing with these trannies. Assumed I'm 99,9999% sure the condoms never broke because I constantly kept an eye on them in every intercourse, I'm concerned about strange ways to be infected. 1) One way is to be infected by... Read more »

Co-infection Herpes and HIV

Posted by tphk, 1 Reply
Hi, I am in China. Male 40yo. I went to a massage parlour and had sex there. I used a condom but I have been infected with herpes (primo infection). I have a lesion on the scrotum. For it looks I was not protected enough, is it possible that I am... Read more »

Am I infected?

Posted by Questioningone, 1 Reply
...of dots under the foreskin of the penis (Im European) Saturday November 3rd: I suspect the rash could be the beginning of a herpes infection, so I decide to get it checked out. The doctor examines the rash, but cant conclude whether its herpes... Read more »