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Thrush And Skin

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thrush on skin

Hi, On this forum it appears that oral thrush is a common symptom in babies who are hiv positive. However would it be unusual if an infant potentially infected with hiv develop's thrush in areas such as the perianal region, under arms, between toes...
Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Response from Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
...Candida infection is common in infants especially in the groin area (diaper dermatitis)and next is oral thrush (oral candidiasis) which affects 2-5% of all newborns. So thrush is relatively nonspecific for HIV infection. BJ Read more »

Average life span

I presented with fatigue constant thrush skin rash and a viral load of 500,00 and a cd4 of 34. In 5... Read more »

Is it thrush?

Hi DoctorI have had a series of HIV specific symptoms but negative Elisa HIV 1&2 for about six... Read more »
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Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...skin lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can fight them off or... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...and swelling. A bad case can make walking, peeing or sex very painful. Infection in the Mouth Oral candidiasis, called thrush , involves the mouth and sometimes the throat. It can also occur without symptoms. The most common symptoms usually... Read more »
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Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common Read more »
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Women and HIV

...genital ulcers, pelvic inflammatory disease, and genital warts more often and more severely than uninfected women. Women get thrush (a yeast infection, see Fact Sheet 501 ) in their throats and herpes (see Fact Sheet 508 ) about 30% more often... Read more »
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Thrush and other questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...started getting severe joint pain. I wasn't even thinking about HIV as I thought I was not exposed. However my wife developed thrush at week 4. She had no other symptoms. She has no antibiotics, steroids or other conditions to cause thrush. ... Read more »

How can this be?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Philippines, a few weeks later had many ARS symptoms fatigue, weight loss (20lbs), rash, seboric dermatitis, altered taste (transient thrush?). Now I still have strange aches/paians, mouth ulcers and other skin problems. I am sure I contracted... Read more »

293 days(or10 months) still symptoms

Posted by mistake1, 3 Replies
I had all the symptoms in the book and still i have no answers to what i have contracted from my unprotected sex with a female. one time incounter. i have had tests for hiv and all other diseases at 1,4, weeks then hiv tests up to 7.5 months all... Read more »

worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...protection on, i tested negative at 39days after the exposure and agin at 45 days . i had developed all symptoms like oral thrush, skin rashes ,swollenlymph node and sore throat after 4 weeks after the last encounter.in between once i had... Read more »