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Syphilis And Weight Loss

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If a patient has been HIV+ for 10 yrs.,could they still have syphilis and not know it? How long after infected would this patient know if they had symptons? For example: My friend and his lover are both HIV+. Both have never been diagnosed with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...symptoms includeSore throatTirednessHeadacheSwollen lymph glandsAlopecia (hair loss)Less frequent symptoms include fever, aches, weight loss, hair loss, aching joints, or lesions (sores) in the mouth or genital area.Symptoms may be mild. The... Read more »

Can you still have neuro-syphilis, but test negative for syphilis test (blood)?

Happy New Years Dr. Frascino.I wish I had your linguistic intelligence so that you can also enjoy... Read more »

syphilis cure

I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW AFTER TAKE A ANTIBIOTIC INJECTION TO CURE SYPHILIS I WAS GIVEN 2 ON EACH SIDE... Read more »
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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Syphilis

...Sore throat Tiredness Headache Swollen lymph glands Alopecia (hair loss) Less frequent symptoms include fever, aches, weight loss, hair loss, aching joints, or lesions (sores) in the mouth or genital area. Symptoms may be mild. The sores... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis

...to rashes, symptoms of secondary syphilis may include fever, swollen lymph glands, sore throat, patchy hair loss, headaches, weight loss, muscle aches, and fatigue. The signs and symptoms of secondary syphilis will resolve with or without... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis and MSM (Men Who Have Sex With Men)

...to rashes, symptoms of secondary syphilis may include fever, swollen lymph glands, sore throat, patchy hair loss, headaches, weight loss, muscle aches, and fatigue. The signs and symptoms of secondary syphilis will resolve with or without... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Syphilis Complications After Starting Treatment for HIV

...ulcers in the mouth or genitals, warts on the area around the anus or mouth, patchy hair loss, and possibly fever, fatigue, weight loss, and other generalized symptoms. Finally, untreated tertiary syphilis can occur (historically it used to wait... Read more »
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Infected??????????

Posted by yes1, 1 Reply
...ate like a typically do throughout these two months possibly due to the extreme stress but I am still very worried about the weight loss! My armpits have been sore on an off throughout the process, and the back of my neck has been sore on and... Read more »

Western Blot Test

Posted by yes1, 4 Replies
What is the accuracy of the Western Blot at 7, 8, 9, and 10 weeks? Read more »

Greetings

Posted by Ophites, 2 Replies
...here and kickin'. Around May of this year, I started getting high fevers (up to 103.8) and intense night sweats, no appetite, a weight loss of 20 pounds, sporadic dizzy spells, muscle and joint pain, and a rash that affected my whole body. My... Read more »

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 two weeks. After the medication, my rash had... Read more »