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What Do Lesions Look Like

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Is an anal lesion hpv?

I became positive 2 and a half years ago. Shortly before that I had an episode of anal warts (hpv) which was successfully treated.Recently i had an episode of anal bleeding so requested a high resolution anoscopy which i had this week. So far I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Adam,Why are you asking me rather than contacting the surgeon who excised the warts and biopsied the "lesion?" I would only be guessing what the nurse meant by her comments. The surgeon will be able to give you a definitive report regarding Read more »

PEP - ARS symptoms genital lesions?

Dear Dr Frascino,First of all thank you for the site and the wonderful work that you do here. It is... Read more »

Lesion in lower stomach

Infected three years ago with (current) CD4 count of 529, 32% and 1.4%. Recently found a 5mm... Read more »
Articles
Treatment Action Group

Lesion Liberation Unlikely: KS Proves Formidable Foe As Angiogenesis Inhibitors and Stealth Chemotherapy Fall Short of Expectations

...writes. In the past they have tried pentoxyfilline, CD8+ and also Roche's dreaded tat antagonist -- which appeared to make KS lesions worse. At present, UCLA is the only site in the country trying the soluble TNF receptor (Immunex, rhuTNFr:Fc)... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Cidofovir Reported Useful for Mollusca Lesions in Kids

...MCV ( molluscum contagiosum virus) can cause disfiguring lesions on the face, neck and genitals of people with HIV/AIDS. There is no therapy specifically licensed for the treatment of MCV lesions, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Type Specific Persistence of High Risk Human Papillomavirus (HPV) as Indicator of High Grade Cervical Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in Young Women: Population Based Prospective Follow Up Study

...and established. However, the currently available studies included only a few women with high grade squamous intraepithelial lesions. The authors of the current report carried out a prospective follow-up study to investigate the role of HPV in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Merck Cervical Cancer Vaccine Prevents Lesions

...announced today that its experimental Gardasil vaccine completely prevented early-stage cervical cancer and precancerous cervical lesions caused by the two most common forms of human papillomavirus (HPV). Gardasil targets HPV types 16 and 18,... Read more »
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lesiones cutaneas

Posted by tronco2
...alguien me puede decir de que manera se presentan las lesiones cutaneas? gracias. Read more »

KS lesions

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know if KS lesions appear and disappear spontaneously? I noticed a red-purple mark(looks like little blood blisters) on my leg less than one/half Read more »

Oral Lesions

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
3 months after possible exposure i have a small hard bump on the roof of my mouth. Is this common with HIV symptoms? Read more »

Karposis lesion?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have a purplish spot about one inch in diameter on my inner right thigh. It itched at first, but not now. When I press it down, it does not white out like a bruise, but it does white out a little. It doesn't look like a bruise, bug bite, or... Read more »