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Symptoms Of Penile Candidiasis

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Systemic Candidiasis

...and/or vagina. It causes a smelly, thick, white-yellow discharge that might occur with itching, burning and swelling. A bad case can make walking, peeing or sex very painful. Infection in the Mouth Oral candidiasis, called thrush , involves the mouth and sometimes the throat. It can also occur without symptoms. The most common symptoms usually include discomfort of the mouth and throat, burning and an altered sense of taste (often...
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Thank you, doc! Thank you very much!!

Hello there, doc!!!It's the BFF Brazil guy again!!! Remember me?I don't want to bother you, I just want to say thank you for your answer. Doc, you're amazing and I will never be tired to say that!!I know you will scold me for this, but I still...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...be glad you did!Regarding your penis inflammation, you should see a dermatologist to get that cleared up. Even if you have a candidal infection, that doesn't mean it's HIV-related. The vast, vast, vast majority of candida infections have... Read more »

Help late seroconversion

Help Dr. Bob Sexo with girl of program without condoms, and tests of 4. Generation after 18 and 24 negative months, but I have symptoms candidiase in the penis the 60 days and problems in the intestine, I am worried about delayed soroconverso. Help?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...absolutely no chance your "sexo" has led to a delayed seroconversion. None whatsoever!Please note that the vast majority of penile fungal rashes and intestinal problems are completely unrelated to HIV, as is the case with yours! You are HIV... Read more »

penis rash

Hi BobHow r u feeling man? All power to you.Had a genuine HIV scare couple of years back that freaked me out. 3 negative tests since in same facility up to 20 months - all negative.Problem is I have had this bad penis rash for a year now. Its like...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Penis-Rash-Guy,Your three negative HIV tests out to 20 months are definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. Read more »

Desperate Incurable NGU, Please Help.

Hi Dr. Bob,This is the 2nd time I am writing to you and hope you find time to answer my medical question. I understand that you have tons of mails to go thru. But hope you can help.Here goes... 7 weeks ago, I felt pain during urination and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello NGUer,1.First of all, even though NGU may be persistent or recurrent; it is not incurable.2.I cannot diagnose your condition over the Internet. If your physician is having difficulty diagnosing or treating your problem, he should send you to a... Read more »
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Candidiasis (Thrush)

...way to avoid an outbreak of candidiasis is to strengthen your immune system by taking antiretroviral medications (ARVs). Most candida infections are easily treated with local therapies. In people with weakened immune systems, these infections... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...long-term basis, but this can lead to drug-resistant Candida that is more difficult to treat. Candidiasis of the Mouth (Thrush) Whitish coating of the tongue and/or the inside of the cheeks Usually occurs with CD4 cell count less... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...skin lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can fight them off or... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...that are spread by semen or by contact with infected sores in the genital area, including HIV. Most condoms go over a man's penis. A new type of condom was designed to fit into a woman's vagina. This "female" condom can also be used to protect... Read more »
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Posted by Me_Me, 2 Replies
... The very next day within 24 hours, I had a boil on the ring of my penis. The day after there was another one. Since I had thrush before, I used clotrimazole liquid and the boils went away. I am not sure if it was herpes. Please advice. After... Read more »

Thrush symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...immune system? The only other syptom I think I might have is that my tongue is a little white tinted. Could this be like minor thrush? or is thrush pretty easily recognizable when someone has it? Are there varying intesities of thrush? And are... Read more »

pain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...experience a wave of symptoms beginning with a pain in their penis 4 days after exposure then moving to groin then fatigue and thrush accompanyed by muscle burning sensations and headaches and swollen lymph nodes then like a bad cold and rash... Read more »

oh shit...

Posted by Anonymous
...rash under arm pit all gradual illnesses that just seemed to occur with in a month no fever though but flu like symptoms and thrush in my mouth any way all testes came back negative i was like wow no herpes, but the i thought i m fucked what if... Read more »