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Conflicting indicators

Hi Doctor... I have been HIV+ for 4 years. I am not on any meds for HIV. In the past 4 years my VL has continued to go down, as my Tcell count has hovered around 750-1075. My last labs has shown that my Tcell count was 1075,the highest so far!...
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
...leukoplakia is usually the result of a virus, and clotrimazole is an antifungal medication usually used to treat oral thrush (yeast infection). So hard to know what is going on. I agree with your doctor's recommendation about not starting meds at... Read more »

yeast infection

I've been HIV pos for 11 years now, on HAART and I have had great results... undetectable viral... Read more »

Yeast Infection?

My brother has had a problem with a white patch on the side of his tongue. He has been to two... Read more »
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AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Vaginal Yeast Infections

...Vaginal candidiasis is a yeast infection usually caused by Candida albicans . Candida occurs normally in the mouth, digestive tract and vagina of a healthy person, but Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...fungal infections can't be treated with 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... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...can also cause cracking at the corners of the mouth. This is called angular chelitis. In the vagina, the infection is called yeast infection or vaginitis . This is a common vaginal infection. Symptoms include itching, burning, and a thick... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...to develop at lower CD4 counts So common in HIV-positive women that any woman who is undiagnosed but gets recurrent vaginal yeast infections should consider being screened for HIV Symptoms include itching, burning, and pain around the vagina,... Read more »
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scared out of my mind

Posted by Nervous84, 1 Reply
...Jan. In April I took and hiv test and it came back negative. In March I had unprotected sex with my new boyfriend and had to be treated for bv. I went back to the doctor after taking all of my meds for the bv because I had developed oral thrush... Read more »

Seemingly Recurrent fungal infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Help! In August, I developed a yeast infection. Alarmed (I get these rarely), I had an HIV test. It came back negative. In Nov., my long-time boyfriend developed (what he Read more »

Recurring Vaginal Thrush

Posted by Roper2008, 2 Replies
...Hello Everyone, I know I have had a negative test so I should be happy. But my Girlfriends recurring vaginal Thrush over the last 9 months has me in a state of panic. Add to that bouts of Diarrhoea, her Tongue looking the same as mine; White Read more »

yeast infections

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...yeast infections are a sign of HIV positive status in women. I had a possible exposure 6 months ago, and since then, I had a yeast infection that would not go away for 2 months. then I had a break for 4 months, now I have another one. Does this... Read more »