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Systemic Candidiasis

...side effects, including kidney toxicity and anemia. Side Effects Topical Treatments Topical creams and ointments may cause mild burning. Some people are highly sensitive and may have a widespread skin reaction with blisters and peeling. Some creams also contain a steroid to reduce inflammation that may cause itching, irritation or dryness. Vaginal tablets do not often cause problems, but in a few women they may lead to vaginal...
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can I wooohooooooooooo!

Dear Doci had a twelve week negative test 4th generation elisa after sex with a thai sex worker. protected sex, unprotected oral, digital anal and vaginal with old cut on finger and also i stimulated her vagina with my foot upon which I had an open...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your "one night in Bangkok," banging cock and playing footsie, resulted in no harm. I would consider your 12 week negative ELISA tests to be definitive and conclusive. Congrats! And WOO-HOO! And Happy Thankschristkwanzaakah!Dr. Bob Read more »

through blister's water (BLISTER FLUID)

I had a training in a training school. There, I had a blister on my foot because I walked for a long time.To pull out the water of the blister, I used the needle which another man, who also had a blister on his foot , used. The needle was wet with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,HIV can be present in, but is not transmitted through, blister fluid, saliva and tears. I don't recommend sharing needles, but your HIV risk from the activity you describe is essentially nonexistent. Read more »

less HIV at opening of vagina

I was told by my doctor when questioning him about a potential hiv risk that closer to the opening of the vagina there is less of the hiv virus. Is this the case?As the base of the condom I was wearing blistered my skin during intercourse, he said...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...The research suggests that there is generally a lower concentration of HIV in vaginal secretions and higher concentrations of virus in the cervical secretions of infected women. This difference probably explains Read more »

Strip Club Problems

Dear Dr. Bob,On May 8th, 2008 I ventured to a strip club with some co-workers. I ended up getting pretty drunk that night as it seems what happens with everyone elses story. I ended up paying for a lap dance. While getting my lap dance the stripper...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...increased risk of HIV transmission/acquisition related to concurrent STDs, this applies primarily to active STDs that produce blisters, ulcers or inflammation.I agree with your plan to get HIV tested at the three-month mark, as you had a brief... Read more »
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Gynecological Problems

...other viruses, herpes remains in your body for life. It hibernates in nerve roots when it's not causing symptoms such as painful blisters or open sores in the genital area. Herpes outbreaks can happen over and over again and may be linked to... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...virus (HSV). There are two types of HSV. HSV type 1 most commonly infects the mouth and lips, causing sores known as fever blisters or cold sores. HSV type 2 is the usual cause of genital herpes, but it also can infect the mouth. ... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...are often pink, red, or purple and do not turn white when pressure is applied to them (unlike bruises) May resemble "blood blisters" (lesion involves growth of blood vessels) May be swelling around lesion (lymphedema) Oral cavity (inside... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...activity. Condoms can protect the mouth, vagina or rectum from HIV-infected semen. They can protect the penis from HIV-infected vaginal fluids and blood in the mouth, vagina, or rectum. They also reduce the risk of spreading other sexually... Read more »
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Can I be pos with this encounter

Posted by imsad, 1 Reply
...received blowjob from the girl on both occasions unprotected. I remember that during second session she had some thing like fever blisters on her upper lip (probably dried up) After approx two weeks from the first session i got sore throat, mild... Read more »

Burn the same as cut?

Posted by Anonymous
...having to be breached for transmission. Does this also apply for cuts? If blood or vaginal fluid got into a deep burn one that blistered and then popped with no blood, would the risk be as high as a bleeding cut? Read more »

Is it possible?

Posted by scared2Bpos, 5 Replies
...this day even after taking antibiotics) -trouble swallowing (feels like if something is stuck in my throat) -severe dry mouth -blisters inside and outside of my mouth -loss of taste (still to this day after 2 months) -thick white stuff on the... Read more »

Herpes=HIV??!??!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I read that people with HIV have more Herpes outbreaks. I've never had herpes that I know of. Ever. No blisters...anywhere....ever. Im still paranoid about HIV and now I have this kinda burning/stinging sensation at the corner of my mouth. Read more »