Treatment For Lgv
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThe standard treatment for diagnosed LGV is 21 days of doxycycline 100 mg BID-there are few decent alternatives. The cure rate is not 100% so sometimes therapy has to be repeated or an alternative treatment considered. Since diagnosis is often... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundationwhich is working with state and local health departments to test specimens and validate diagnostic methods for LGV.What Is the Treatment for LGV?There is no vaccine against the bacteria. LGV can be treated with three weeks of antibiotics. CDC STD... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Yes, I'm familiar with rare STDs, including LGV. (After all, I am the cyber sexpert around here, right?) I'll repost some information from the archives that addresses this topic.Dr. BobLymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV) June 19, 2006... Read more »
Program for Wellness RestorationYou should be on antibiotics and the colon rectal doctor should clean up the ulcer and treat it. It amazes me how many people do not about LGV!Here is more info: <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/std/lgv/stdfact-lgv.htm"... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI've been diagnosed as having Lymphogranuloma venerum or LGV a tipe of clamydia. Apparently this can effect Elisa tests does any one know in which way False Poitive? or Negative.
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Posted by Bear60, 1 ReplyI thought this news item in todays INQUIRER was of some interest to us gay men. Its about a "bad strain of chlamydia not usually seen in this country". It "appears to be spreading among gay and bisexual men possibly increasing their chances of... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyCould Lymphogranuloma venereum(LGV) create a false negative Elisa and Determine(Abbott) test.
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Posted by GPPG, 4 RepliesI was having mild PN like problems of late. My neurologist had ordered a spine MRI. The results were back today. Seems there were signs of motor nerve damage and some bulge.
Looks like I am having at least some immuno problems. Don't know what the... Read more »
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