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Testing Positive For Hiv After Having Trichomoniasis

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

... What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases
Ask the Experts

Please..I'm begging you. I need your help! Will Donate!

Hi Doctor.I will donate! Please help me! I had sex with two different guys and I don't remember if I was wearing protection because I was drunk. One of the men was diagnosed with aids and now I'm so freaked out. I remember licking his scrotums and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...so drunk you don't recall whether you used protection with your duet of dudes is not wise. Luckily your STD screen, including HIV, was negative at three months. Uni-Gold rapid tests and ELISA tests both assay for anti-HIV antibodies. Yes, you can... Read more »

Is there HIV/AIDS symtoms without testing positive

Dr. Holodniy,I have heard and read up about peoples developing HIV/AIDS symtoms without testing positive. Is that true? There are also peoples with very slow seroconvert. How do you tell and what kind of test to check for these?Thank you for your...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Where are these people and where is the documentation? Read more »

STD

hello , i would like to know is STD considered an early stage of AIDS?will STD lead to AIDS?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...infection), PID (pelvic inflammatory disease) and HIV. These infections are not the same as HIV, which is the virus that causes AIDS. STD is not "an early stage of AIDS."However, it is important to know that getting tested and treated for STDs... Read more »

DR BOB, Answer PLZ!!!

Dr Bob, I need your help. Almost two years ago, I had a couple of sexual encounters with a young lady who I knew from work. Most of the encounters was her performing oral sex on me, but with some vaginal intercourse along with it though it only...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,My advice is simple:1.If you think you placed yourself at risk for HIV, get a rapid HIV test three months or more after your last potential exposure.2.Stop self-diagnosing.3.Stop abusing Vicodin and Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Trichomoniasis

...Complications of Trichomoniasis? The genital inflammation caused by trichomoniasis can increase a woman's susceptibility to HIV infection if she is exposed to the virus. Having trichomoniasis may increase the chance that an HIV-infected woman... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cervical Abnormalities Common in HIV-Infected Girls

... A new report is the largest cohort study of girls who have had HIV since birth, and the first to publish on rates of genital infections, cervical lesions, and pregnancy among them, said senior Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...stigma. Don't settle for, "You're lucky, this is the best time to get diagnosed" or "You should have known better." There are many AIDS service organizations (ASOs) that offer support and information to HIV-positive people. You will be able to... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

... Viral STDs Parasitic STDs STDs Transmitted by Other Means Sequellae of STDs (Possible Complications) STDs and HIV STDs Increase Risk for HIV How HIV Impacts Specific STDs Do STD Programs Influence HIV Rates? STD-HIV... Read more »
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I am HIV positive, I tested positive a year ago.

Posted by DELRAELADAMSCH, 1 Reply
... Hello I am HIV Positive and I have been taking the necessary medication and I tested positive a year ago. Read more »

Just notified today I tested positive for HIV

Posted by spike, 19 Replies
...My health department contacted me, before my doctor today at work. I found out the HIV test I took came back postive. I am so afraid!. I don't want to go to sleep. I know I will discuss this with my personal doctor Read more »

Symptoms & testing. Need experts' advice.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...sex with one of the local girls. My nightmare started as soon as I realized that was reality. Actually my risk of contracting HIV from the exposure was not that high. She is very likely positive as about 40% of the population there is HIV+. She... Read more »

Real Help Please..Questions/Opinions?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...and my eyes were playing tricks on me, I felt terrible. I went to my doctor the next day and he ran a full CBC, Hepatitis, HIV, you name it. He diagnosed me with prostitis, and gave me doxycycline, which he said would also knock out syphylis if... Read more »