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Testing Negative After Mosquitoes Bit Me

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Eye as a mode of transmission? (MOSQUITOS, 2010)

Hi Dr. Frascino,I hope you're doing well! I think you're AWESOME!It's summer and as expected, I'm sure you'll be overwhelmed with mosquito related questions; so I apologize in advance.Most of the mosquito transmission questions in your archives...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...it's not contradicting what I or others on this site have said whatsoever! In fact it supports our emphatic statements that mosquitoes do not transmit HIV! The key word in the first sentence is "insufficient!" It states if a mosquito bites an... Read more »

$100 question! (MOSQUITO, 2009)

please i know qtnd, but i need to hear you tell me for my own story. I'm terribly worried and... Read more »

Oops- forgot to add my mosquitoe question!

Sorry.............Amongst my myraid of questions I have just asked you about my disasterous... Read more »
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...which has long been thought to increase a person's heart disease risk. (For one example of how inflammation works, think of a mosquito bite. When you get bitten, your skin becomes swollen as your immune system launches its defense against the... Read more »
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im not speculating i know im infected

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...penis which i know i never had, have dermatofibromas on my back, i have raised skin on several spots on my hands that look like mosquito bites but usually go away at night when i wake up i don't see them anymore and is not my imagination i showed... Read more »

Bumps on arms

Posted by anonworried, 2 Replies
...flush with the skin), but the 2 I have on my upper right arm are discolored and slightly scabbed. My ex gf a few years ago was tested and she was Neg. I personally have never been tested. And have only had a handful of non protected(which I... Read more »

worried sick

Posted by finallyfindigout, 4 Replies
...where blood may have entered me through VERY chapped (open) lips... I've had recurring yeast, BV and a UTI since then- have tested neg for most STDs and normal CBC. During this time, I developed a rash which derm diagnosed as scabies but still... Read more »

sister of my fiance has aids, need advice

Posted by knut_hamsun, 4 Replies
...My fiance just told me her sister has aids. my fiance tested lately, and she is negative. some of the other family members have not been tested. The sister has been sick for 10y. I am Read more »