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STD Tests and Vaccines.

Hello Doctor's.Thank you for providing comfort through your wonderful resource online. I have learnt a lot.I am a male 36 recently diagnosed February 2006. I had a negative result in June 2004. Therefore I surmise that I have been positive anytime...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.You've got a pretty comprehensive list of possible medical interventions. Best of luck, BY Read more »

Chancre, I think.

My husband has an open area on his penis, close to the base that is not painful and he won't go to... Read more »

Not HIV but what if?

Dr. Bob,I know this isn't a HIV question, but you're the man! Can Neuro-Syphillis be detected with... Read more »
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Black AIDS Institute

Rumor Control: Can I Contract HIV From an Experimental AIDS Vaccine?

...the University of Pennsylvania's HIV/AIDS Prevention Research Division . These include residual mistrust from the Tuskegee Syphilis Study and the fact that many predominantly Black neighborhoods lack access to HIV information, testing sites or... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Syphilis Can Attack the Liver in HIV-Positive Men

... Because syphilis is sexually transmitted, it is common for HIV and syphilis co-infection to occur, particular among men who have sex (MSM). Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Syphilis

... Overview Cause Transmission Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prevention Complications Overview Syphilis is a sexually transmitted, bacterial infection that initially causes genital ulcers (sores). If untreated, the disease... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis on Rise in New Mexico

...food, cash and other freebies, public health workers set up an RV in downtown Albuquerque and waited for people to show up for syphilis tests. In the past few years, New Mexico has seen a steady rise in syphilis. Though the numbers are not high,... Read more »
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7 month HIV and Syphilis Negatives...Von Dutch?

Posted by rufenough, 1 Reply
Hi all, To anyone who has followed my progress out there (especially for you Mrs J&J! And OG, Von Dutch), I got my negative results for HIV and Syphillis Wednesday morning. My doctor is now referring me onto an infectious disease specialist,... Read more »

syphilis & HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi, My VDRL came out +ve with 1:16 titre and TPHA was +ve while HIV came out -ve in week 5. Doctor confirmed it as syphilis and gave me my first penicillin jab and some medication to be taken for two weeks. After the medication, my rash had... Read more »

small bump on upper penis...syphilis?

Posted by sparkplug, 2 Replies
Hello all.... six weeks ago....i got intimate with a guy i was kind of dating. We got naked, made out, and did some dry humping (nothing else). i did not notice sores on his penis, and we discussed STDs before doing anything, tho i know that... Read more »

Syphilis and Herpes 1/2

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Anybody knows how accurate it is testing for Syphilis at 1 week after exposure.. I tested negative 7 days post exposure, I didn't get the typical 'chancre', but I'm still a little Read more »