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Treatment For Severe Thrush

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Question #1: Severity of AVSQuestion #2: Oral thrush and swollen lymph nodes

Hi Rick. Have any studies explored the relationship between the severity of AVS and time to seroconversion? I would think a more severe acute illness may trigger antibody production more quickly. How about severity of AVS and time to symptomatic...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...the time of seroconversion andthe time on onset of chronic symptoms. Each is highly variable from personto person. Having a severe case of Acute Viral Syndrome does not necessarilymean the person will seroconvert any sooner, nor does it mean... Read more »

HIV+ no insurance

I have been HIV+ for some time now with no treatment but am starting to worry because of severe... Read more »

thrush not treated

what problems can occur if thrush is not treated? I'm constantly challenged with thrush, even after... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...candidiasis is a rather common condition in general, it's often the first illness and sign that HIV disease is progressing to a more severe stage. Candidiasis outbreaks can be frequent, can cause great discomfort and can add to the decline of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...testing. Gynecological problems can be early signs of HIV infection. Ulcers in the vagina, persistent yeast infections, and severe pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) can be signs of HIV. Hormone changes, birth control pills, or antibiotics can... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...clotrimazole troches (lozenges) or nystatin liquid Systemic (body-wide) treatment using oral anti-fungal medications In most severe cases, amphotericin B is used, but it can have serious side effects Alternative treatment: Mouthwash derived... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Opportunistic Infections

...or genital herpes. These are fairly common infections, but if you have HIV, the outbreaks can be much more frequent and more severe. They can occur at any CD4 cell count. See Fact Sheet 508 . Malaria is common in the developing world. It is... Read more »
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causes for thrush?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...have tested negative for HIV twice in the last 6 months but am not sure if the tests were accurate as I continue to have oral thrush. I know it's thrush because I keep scraping it off and it grows right back, also it looks like all the pictures... Read more »

Thrush and other questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I had a low risk exposure (receiving oral sex and fingering with broken skin). About two weeks later I 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... Read more »

Night sweats/thrush questions

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...on the back of the neck or on the chest in the middle of the night probably would not qualify if this is true, right? RE: Thrush-is it so variable in people that one can't really determine that they have it-I thought it would be pretty clear... Read more »

thrush

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...after initial infection, how long afer could thrush appear, and how severe. Also can anyone tell me the typical problems and symptons after say 4 - 6 months. Any advice apprec Read more »