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What Happens When Vaginitis Is Not Treated

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Gynecological Problems and HIV/AIDS

HIV-Positive Women and Gynecological Problems Certain gynecological (GYN) conditions are more common, more serious and/or more difficult to treat in HIV-positive women than HIV-negative women. If left untreated, some GYN infections can develop into more serious conditions such as pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) or cervical cancer. Which GYN Conditions Are Most Problematic? Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV, Genital Herpes) There are many forms...
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could it really be happening 2.5 years later??

Hello Dr. Bob,2.5 years ago I had an unprotected episode of unprotected vaginal and oral sec with a female of unknown serostatus. A few week later I had a rash on the head of my penis, became sick, swollen lymphnodes, cervical, armpits and groin....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Future ER Doc,I'll assume you're still in your early years of medical training to become a physician and that is why you are having difficulty accepting that 18 negative HIV tests (eighteen!!!) over 2-3 years are definitive,... Read more »

transmission HIV from her vaginal fluids

Can Vaginal fluids transmission HIV from her vaginal fluids to her hand then from her and to my lips or mouth (even its hapend in a few secound ) ? ...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiOral sex carries the lowest risk of HIV transmission. In order for transmission to happen in this way is for your mouth to have any open sores and even in that case the risk of transmission is incredibly low. Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »

Someone put their vaginal discharge (periods) along with urine in my deep fat frier filled with oil

I am suspecting that a girl put her vaginal discharge (periods) and or urine in my deep fat frier containing oil for fun. Her age is 26. After an hour, I deep fried the potato chips in it. The oil took a longer time to warm up than usual. I am too...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello thereI'm trying very hard to see how frying vaginal secretions could be perceived as fun but if that's what you kids are doing these days I will just go with it. There is no way, no how that even if this happened, you could possibly... Read more »

re: vaginal discharge

Hi I asked a question about discharge before and you answered that it could be just from getting older, bc, and to ask my obgyn. can It stIll happen sInce Im not on bc? I just had a pap recently and everything was Normal. I'm not on birth...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiYes it could be normal. I would see how things end with your next cycle and you notice the same type of symptoms I would follow up with your OBGYN.Be well, Shannon... Read more »
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Unprotected Vaginal Sex with Neighbor

Posted by samina, 1 Reply
Hi All,

I am an Indian male, 28 years old. I recently had an unprotected vaginal intercourse with my neighbor for about a minute, on 28th Dec. When this happened, I was being treated for Tonsilitis. I used Antibiotics and pain relievers as a part of... Read more »

vaginal discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was diagnosed with gonorrhea about a month ago. I was treated and retested. The retest came back as undetected. I have also gone in for a full STD testing. I won't know the results until next week. I don't really have any syptoms of anything,... Read more »

unprotected vaginal sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
hi folks,
recently i travelled to indonesia and had a brief, unprotected, sexual encounter - vaginal - with one of the local girls - who was not a prostitute, or like profession. i, like most people who visit this website for advice have been... Read more »

Don't Know What is happening

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was involved in a sexual intercourse with one girl who HIV is unknown. I had some symptoms after about 10 days of the intercourse. Sore Throad, lymp nodes on my neck, legs and armspit toward my chest. I got fatigue after about 5 days and hurt on... Read more »