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Symptons Of Being Hiv Postive In A Woman

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis
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Lipodistrophy as HIV Infection Sympton?

Dear Dr Bob.First of all, I would like to thank you for the wondeful work you are doing. I have consulted you in the past :(http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Archive/Infected/Q197507.html).Its been over a year in a half since my unprocted...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...evaluation. By the way, multiple cases like yours have been evaluated at the Frascino Medical Group and none have wound up having HIV! Their symptoms were ultimately found to be attributable to other medical (or psychological) conditions.Good... Read more »

Are this HIV symptons?

Hello Doctor,Thanks for all the good work you are doing. I had rashes o my scrotum after visiting the strip club. Girls were rubbing against my genitial areas .Doctor diagnosed it as fungal infection.Is it possible that it is HIV related? little...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...If you did not have insertive vaginal sex (you put your penis inside her vagina) with the women you met at the strip club, then your symptoms are not related to HIV. HIV is not spread through superficial contact with a person's Read more »

Will i get HIV by this?? and is this consider a sympton of HIV

Hi there, Recently a gal gave me a handjob but she told me that she did touch her vagina as she was it with water using her hands. Right after she did this, she came to masturbate me using her hands. Assuming her hands is still dirty, will i be...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Remember, HIV infected fluids need to come into contact with mucous membranes, and relatively quickly, for transmission to occur. There is Read more »

Symptons to HIV? Or Anxiety?

Hello, I stumbled upon this website about 2 weeks ago, in which two weeks prior I had an encounter with a sex worker that performed unprotected oral sex on me (I being the insertive, and she being the receiver). Since then I have been reading up...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...The symptoms you describe are not due to HIV infection. Most of the signs associated with HIV infection take years to develop. Your symptoms are clearly an anxiety reaction Read more »
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The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...CD4 cell counts Having a higher viral load Taking Retrovir (zidovudine, AZT) Anemia is a common condition for HIV-positive women, but it is often overlooked. If left untreated, anemia is strongly associated with HIV disease progression and an... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Depression Is More Common in Women How Do I Know if I'm Depressed? Depression Can Cause Serious Problems Treatment Options Get Evaluated and Treated Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...teenagers should get tested for HIV periodically, in the same way that you periodically check your cholesterol levels, or that women periodically check their breasts for lumps. But if you find yourself going back for an HIV test every month even... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...Hispanic/Latino MSM under age 30, and the remaining 57% occurred in Hispanic/Latino MSM aged 30 or older. While Hispanic/Latino women represented a quarter (24%) of new infections among Hispanics/Latinos in 2006, their rate of HIV infection was... Read more »
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Chances that I am HIV positive?

Posted by Tallscot, 1 Reply
...I got a phonecall on thursday night from a woman i met up with for 5 weekends at my house between Feb 2009 and June 2009. She has just found out this week that she is HIV Positive Read more »

symptons

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...had a risky one night stand 3yrs ago and ever since had been convinced i contacted the virus,the one night stand being with a woman of african origin. The symptons ive experienced are real and are as follows::to start with a funny metallic... Read more »

Thank you, everybody

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...point to validate what has been said before: 1) Don't match symptoms. A fever can be caused by a million other things beside HIV. Same for swollen glands. Same for rashes, etc. And I noticed as long as I kept feeling my glands, they kept being... Read more »

Can a man get HIV from the following?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... Can a men getting HIV virus because of the following: 1) He kiss the breast of a women ( very hard ). 2) He put his hand under her underwear ( mean inside the virgina ). 3) His breast also being kiss by the women. Read more »