What Does An Infected Eye With Chlamydia Looks Like

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


...However, drug-resistant strains of gonorrhea are increasing in many areas of the world, including the United States, and successful treatment of gonorrhea is becoming more difficult. Because many people with gonorrhea also have chlamydia , another STD, antibiotics for both infections are usually given together. Persons with gonorrhea should be tested for other STDs. It is important to take all of the medication prescribed to cure...
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Coming at you from 36,000 feet in the sky.

Hello Doctor Bob,Coming at you form high in the sky ay around 30K feet on my way to the west coast. I have been going through some troubeling times currently and in a bit of a dilemma looking for your expertise. I am a hetero male and engaged to my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...negative" are you having difficulty understanding? HIV is not your problem. No way. No how.2. Doxy would most likely resolve a chlamydia infection. However, if you're still worried about STDs, see your doctor for an evaluation and STD screen.I... Read more »

College guy that just donated to the foundation. Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV, 2010)

Good evening Dr. Bob,I am a heterosexual male in my mid 20's and now engaged. I have only been with 5 woman in my past. Prior to my engagement and meeting my fiance , I had a one time unprotected episode of oral and vaginal sex with a female. this...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...2008What Is LGV?LGV (Lymphogranuloma venereum) is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by three strains of the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis. The visual signs include genital papule(s) (e.g., raised surface or bumps) and or ulcers, and... Read more »

HIV worry has caused my body to fall apart (JUST MADE A DONATION OF 70$)

Thank you for all that you do, Doc.I had protected oral and vaginal sex with a sex worker in Spain on the 7-8th of June. Since then, I have had some STD tests done. My initial symptoms included frequent urination but that went away after a week and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Worried in Moscow,Protected sex is indeed protected, assuming the latex or polyurethane condom was used properly and did not fail (break). Consequently, your HIV-exposure risk is essentially nonexistent (assuming you meet the above conditions). A... Read more »

Chlamydia and HIV

I would like to know if a person contracted chlamydia, is there a good chance of contracting HIV?I am asking this question because the number of people with chlamydia is much higher than the people with HIV? Why is that?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...It is important to remember that different infections work in different ways. So, just because HIV and chlamydia are infections that are sexually transmitted doesn't mean that they are similar; they are actually quite different organisms Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...pay a price, as well. Babies who are exposed to chlamydia in the birth canal during delivery can be born with pneumonia or an eye infection called conjunctivitis, both of which can be dangerous unless treated early with antibiotics. Simple... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


... What Is Chlamydia? How Common Is Chlamydia? How Do People Get Chlamydia? What Are the Symptoms of Chlamydia? What Complications Can Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases


...epididymitis are both very serious illnesses. C. trachomatis also can cause inflammation of your rectum and lining of your eye (conjunctivitis or "pink eye"). The bacteria also can infect your throat if you have oral sexual contact with an... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...STD causes open sores or breaks in the skin (e.g., syphilis, herpes, chancroid) or does not cause breaks in the skin (e.g., chlamydia, gonorrhea). If the STD infection causes irritation of the skin, breaks or sores may make it easier for HIV to... Read more »
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hiv or not? worstnightmereever

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...to my doctor- hiv antibodies- negative 12 weeks- now I had sore throat for the last 2 weeks.. I had burning sensation in my eyes for the last few weeks.. Sometimes moderate frontal headaches that comes with retroocular pain which worsens when I... Read more »

Am I infected?

Posted by Questioningone, 1 Reply
...rashes arent that visible anymore). She says it doesnt look like herpes, as no blisters have evolved. She suspects it could be Chlamydia and tells me to test me for that (which I did and it was negative, got the test result today, 19.11). I ask... Read more »

Any reason to test after 13 weeks?

Posted by Franek, 1 Reply
...continued lymph swelling throughout body arms, legs, chest, armpits, groin, back of knees, parotids..., headaches, photophobia, eye floaters, pins and needles arms and legs, arthralgias, Tinnitus (continuous), Reactive arthritis as complication... Read more »

Has anyone heard from HellFire?

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 2 Replies
Co to Hellfire, Co to Hellfire....come in Hellfire* has anyone seen our friend Hellfire, has been along while,since ive seen my friend, and am just wondering what she doing now.....Hope all is ok with you, Miss Hellfire....We Miss Ya. Read more »
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