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Syphilis And Gonorrhea

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SCABIES

i am suffering from SCABIES around my penis?is it symptoms of hiv?
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...common. However, any sexually transmitted infection should lead to an evaluation and testing for others, especially syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia and HIV, since they can travel together. Have a good check up by your GP or an STD specialist and... Read more »

Potential Risk with + Partner

Drs.On Tuesday, I had unprotected anal sex with someone whom I later found out is HIV +. I was the... Read more »

Unprotected sex with my partner - different HAART meds

Hi,My partner and I are both positive and I have recently changed from the same treatment as him... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Table: Gonorrhea and Syphilis Rates by City

... Gonorrhea Rate by City    Syphilis Rate by City No. City Cases Rate per 100,000 Population   Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

National Syphilis Rate Up Fourth Consecutive Year in 2004, Gonorrhea Rate Reached Record Low, CDC Report Says

... The national rate of syphilis increased for the fourth consecutive year in 2004, while the gonorrhea rate hit a record low, according to an annual report on sexually transmitted diseases released by CDC on Tuesday, Reuters Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Gonorrhea Rate Drops to Record Low; Increases Seen in Number of Chlamydia, Syphilis Cases, CDC Report Says

...Gonorrhea prevalence in the United States dropped nearly 5% between 2002 and 2003, falling to a record low of 116.2 cases of the sexually Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonococcal, Chlamydia and Syphilis Infection Positivity Among MSM Attending a Large Primary Care Clinic, Boston, 2003-2004

... Increases in syphilis and rectal gonorrhea have been reported in the past decade among US men who have sex with men (MSM), the authors noted; "however, limited [STD] positivity Read more »
Connect With Others

receiving oral sex risk?

Posted by merrywell
...I'm not sure of(i'm a female). I regret what I did and feel so guilty. Stupid me. Am I at risk for HIV? I tested negative for gonorrhea, chlamydia and syphilis and have had no herpes outbreaks and don't think I have any other STDs. Is testing... Read more »

Infected??????????

Posted by yes1, 1 Reply
...semen when I finished. I assume it was in tact throughout the experience. I have tested negative for all STD?s (Hep, Syphilis, Gonorrhea, etc?) but I do, and have had HPV for a year now. The warts are skin colored but are located on the front... Read more »

Can anyone help me

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am very scared i had a couple of experiences that have me in doubt if i got hiv. I was with 2 guys the first once we masterbated and our penis touched i think his precum got on my penis. Then the other guy i inserted my penus in his rectum for... Read more »

Rise and Fall of Syphilis Said Normal

Posted by Anonymous
...the Nature paper with Christophe Fraser and Geoffrey P. Garnett, also of Imperial College. The key to the difference between syphilis and gonorrhea is immunity. Unlike those who catch gonorrhea, people who recover from syphilis can resist... Read more »