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Symptoms Of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

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Mycoplasma, pelvic inflammatory disease, HIV

Few years back I had PID due to mycoplasma. Can mycoplasma cause HIV, do I have to be concerned about that?Thank you in advance....
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
You can get HIV from sex just like other sexually transmitted infections. They do not cause one another but share modes of transmission.DW... Read more »

Repeated testicle/abdominal/pelvic pain

Doc, I was diagnosed HIV+ in May 2011 with initial numbers of vl=186,000 and cd4=300. I have taken... Read more »

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

I was wondering why this disease in my case (a result) from long term hiv is not being addressed... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Inflammatory Disease Drugs Could Hold TB Treatment Key

Research by American and Canadian scientists suggests how the mechanism behind the anti-inflammatory drugs used to treat diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis might be important in the treatment of TB. The research in Nature Immunology describes... Read more »
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Study Examines Pro-Inflammatory Responses in HIV/HCV-Coinfected Injection Drug Users

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. It is these women and men who are transforming HIV treatment and care. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV... Read more »
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Alcohol Abuse Plus Pro-Inflammatory Molecules Equal Early Death in HIV Patients

A study led by researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) provides new insight into the impact that pro-inflammatory molecules have on early death in HIV patients who abuse alcohol. The findings of the study, unique in its... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Every year more than 12 million cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are reported in the United States. These infections result in billions of dollars in preventable healthcare spending. In addition, the health impact of STDs is... Read more »
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Pelvic and groin pain after sex

Posted by Philsaint55, 1 Reply
Hi is groin pain and loin pain a sign of HIV? I had a brief exposure to anal sex without a condom (about a minute with no ejaculation). 2 days later I had some groin pain followed by loin and pelvic tenderness. After 7 days I had a slight... Read more »

symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is inflamed tonsils a symptom of ARS? What about increased eye floaters?

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ars symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
is it possible to get genital herpes and pharyngitis caused by the same virus and also feel a flu like illness low grade fever, left side cervic anterior amd pelvic adenophaty and feeling tired all day as well as headache and white thonge and not... Read more »

PID and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Have any of you had PID with your HIV? Were all of you hospitalized? I am thinking I might have one, but don't want to be in the hospital. Did you have to have surgery? Read more »