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Syphilis And Aids

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Syphilis and Aids

Someone previously had Syphilis in 1994. Can it reoccur now that that have Aids?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...1994 and if the person wasn't reexposed to syhphilis, then the original infection can persist, whether or not the person is HIV+. Read more »

Syphilis and AIDS/HIV correlation

I was wondering what the relationship between syphilis and HIV/AIDS was if any? I heard that having... Read more »

AIDS/Syphilis connection?

could you please give your opinion on a possible AIDS/Syphilis connection. is AIDS simply Syphilis... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Program Offers Incentives for Syphilis, AIDS Tests: Concert Tickets Given to Those Who Get Checked

...attracted people who are normally reluctant to come in for tests, said June Mayfield, coordinator of the county Health Department's HIV/STD programs. Four of the 60 people tested so far have been HIV-positive; one has been positive for syphilis.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maryland: Preventative Campaign Launched for Syphilis and HIV/AIDS

... Health officials in Maryland have launched a campaign to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and syphilis among residents of Prince George's and Montgomery counties, particularly African Americans. Blacks comprise Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Judge Sentences Two San Francisco Men in Case Involving Harassing Phone Calls Over AIDS, Syphilis Campaigns

...Pasquarelli -- a member of ACT UP/San Francisco , which is not affiliated with the national ACT UP organization -- argues that "HIV is harmless, that AIDS is a myth and that unprotected sex is everyone's birthright." Petrelis, who is not a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Detroit Free Press Profiles Case of Foster Parents Who Discovered Infant Had AIDS, Congenital Syphilis

...exposure and negative for various sexually transmitted diseases, they later learned that she also had pneumonia, congenital syphilis and AIDS. The couple adopted the girl on Nov. 23, 2004, which was National Adoption Day (Kresnak, Detroit Free... Read more »
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syphilis & HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi, My VDRL came out +ve with 1:16 titre and TPHA was +ve while HIV came out -ve in week 5. Doctor confirmed it as syphilis and gave me my first penicillin jab and some medication to be taken for Read more »

7 month HIV and Syphilis Negatives...Von Dutch?

Posted by rufenough, 1 Reply
...anyone who has followed my progress out there (especially for you Mrs J&J! And OG, Von Dutch), I got my negative results for HIV and Syphillis Wednesday morning. My doctor is now referring me onto an infectious disease specialist, and a... Read more »

Working Together

Posted by southerncharm, 2 Replies
I have been on this site since august when i first found out about my diagnosis. I have gotten some sound advice and been able to talk to me ear off when needed, but today was different. It didn't make me angry just said. Its important for me that... Read more »

please help I think I have syphillis and hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...All patients who have syphilis should be tested for HIV infection and vice versa. HIV-infected patients may have abnormal (unusually high, low, or fluctuating titers) test results. Read more »