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Symptoms Of Vaginal Infections

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vaginal infections

I was diagnos HIV in 1991. Early September I have gotten a Vaginal infections with Bacterial problems. It is now ending of January and I still have a discharge. Before visiting the doctors, I have tried over the counter monistat 2 times. and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...you have trich or bacterial vaginosis??). Often helpful to start eating active culture yogurt to try and normalize your gut/vaginal bacterial flore. Avoiding chemicals and other irritants in vaginal area also important in some cases-seeing a gyn... Read more »

Can a Vaginal bacterial infection lower my T-Cell count?

I currently have HIV and my previous viral load was 1300 with a t-cell count over 651 which was an... Read more »

condom broke in vaginal intercourse, possibility of infection?

Hello Dr Frascino, First of all I would to thank you for providing scientific and... Read more »
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AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Vaginal Yeast Infections

...Vaginal candidiasis is a yeast infection usually caused by Candida albicans . Candida occurs normally in the mouth, digestive tract Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

In Clinical Trial, Vaginal Gel PRO 2000 Found "Safe but Ineffective" at Preventing HIV Infection

... A vaginal gel designed to protect women against HIV "was found to be safe but ineffective" in a clinical trial, Agence France-Presse Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lack of Effectiveness of Syndromic Management in Targeting Vaginal Infections in Pregnancy in Entebbe, Uganda

...with low birth weight and premature delivery among newborns. The authors enrolled 250 attendees of antenatal clinics. They took vaginal swabs and performed diagnostic tests for BV, Trichomonas vaginalis (TV), candida, Neisseria gonorrhoeae,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Safety and Tolerability of Vaginal PRO 2000 Gel in Sexually Active HIV-Uninfected and Abstinent HIV-Infected Women

...HIV infection of T lymphocytes, macrophages and cervical explant tissue in vitro. Also, it has been show to protect against vaginal HIV transmission in non-human primate models. The compound binds to the HIV envelope glycoprotein (gp120) and... Read more »
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vaginal infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...days I found large orange stain on my panties. I also have been experiencing pain during intercourse. I checked on info. about vaginal infection symptoms, none of it says something about orange color discharge. does anybody outhere ever... Read more »

vaginal yeast infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...could a woman have yeast infections and never know she has one say if she was hiv pos would she continue to have yeast infections that would never require treatment Read more »

vaginal infections

Posted by curiousme, 1 Reply
...I am having every list symptom and been battling bacterial vaginosis over the two year period. After unprotected insertive vaginal I picked up a really nasty vaginal infection and was diagnosed with BV, tested for tric and clamydia sp? and they... Read more »

ongoing symptoms

Posted by hopfullindy, 2 Replies
...treated for an std from this exposure and have just recently been told that I have herpes. I have on going symptoms such as vaginal yeast infection, yeast in my esophagus, and I have now lost 15 lbs. I just sent out an at home test and should be... Read more »