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What Kind Of Discharge Can Be Caused By Hiv

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Fungal Infections

...fungus) are a kind of germ. Most fungi are harmless to humans, but there are several that can cause harmful infections, especially in HIV-positive people. Candidiasis Candidiasis is a very common fungal infection usually caused by Candida albicans . This yeast-like fungus is found in all healthy people. The immune system and bacteria normally found in the body generally keep Candida under control. When it gets out of control, ...
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hpv infection (HPV, HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS AND HIV/AIDS, 2010)

hello Dr. Frascino, I know that HIV is more your area of expertise but I was wondering if you knew anything about hpv. I was diagnosed with hpv about 10 years ago and was reading recently that some percentage of people actually clear the infection,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and HIV/AIDS April 2010What Is HPV?Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the name of a large group of viruses. Certain types of HPV cause warts on the hands or feet. About 30-40 types can cause infections in the genital area (the vulva, vagina, penis,... Read more »

VAGINAL DISCHARGE etc....

Hi Doc, Thanks a lot for answering all of my questions, it realy helps me lot....Doc, my wife got lots of white vaginal discharge till today, before she was pregnant she never had this kind of discharges, i know that discharging do occurs during...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...AIDS.The aforesaid patent included a Table (I), reproduced below, which summarized the treatment of AIDS patients belonging to two etiological AIDS groups of terminal patients, i. e. , Candidiasis and Wasting Syndrome. It will be noted by... Read more »

Balanitis 8 Months after an Unsafe Sex Encounter with an HIV+?

Last November I accidentally had unsafe sex with a HIV+ man, and he ejaculated inside me once. I had my RT PCR blood test this January; it did not detect any virus. And in February I did antibody test; the result was negative. After one month,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you wish). Briefly, there are different levels of risk, depending on the STD and the type of oral sex. For instance, STDs that cause sores and blisters (like syphilis and herpes) are quite easy to get from all types of oral sex (getting or... Read more »

HPV and Anal Warts (HPV, 2010)

Hello dr. Frascino !I m the most sad boy of the world....Can you tell me if there is a cure for anal warts (caused by HPV)?? Please tell me that there is one.I read about terrasil, about Watrol, about H-Balm,My doc treated me by laser - warts are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,HPV anal warts can be difficult to treat. They are often recurrent. Simply because they recur does not mean you will develop cancer. The risk of HPV-induced cancer is associated with the type of HPV (see below). Read more »
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The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...The vaccine is approved for girls and women who are 9-26 years of age. Gardasilâ„¢ is effective in preventing cervical cancer caused by HPV types 16 and 18, which cause approximately 70% of all cervical cancers and in preventing infection with... Read more »
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Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...more likely to be diagnosed with the disease, resulting in a rate of 80 anal cancer cases per 100,000 people. Anal cancer is caused by the same strains of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) that cause cervical cancer in women. HPV is the most common... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...women taking these drugs use effective birth control. In animal studies, using itraconazole or ketoconazole during pregnancy caused birth defects. There have also been four known infants born with severe skeletal problems to women who used... Read more »
The Well Project

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and HIV/AIDS

...Care of Yourself What Is HPV? Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the name of a large group of viruses. Certaintypes of HPV cause warts on the hands or feet. About 30-40 types can causeinfections in the genital area (the vulva, vagina, penis,... Read more »
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Desperately seeking answers

Posted by scared_stiff_to, 5 Replies
...I smoked. The following week I had a very dry mouth, burning sensation and saw a white layer on my tongue - thought it was because I was smoking so much. Looked for more symptoms online and found oral thrushleukoplakia - I haven't been on any... Read more »

"It's been one crazy year for me"

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...for a few weeks until my body started letting me know something was wrong indeed. On April 10th I got tested for Herpes 2 because I developed a tingling in the vaginal area and a yellow discharge. My test came back pos for both the herp and... Read more »

Worried....but trying to stay focused

Posted by takincontrol23, 1 Reply
...retest at 3 months for accuracy on HIV. I am freaking out. I informed her of the situation and she was like "how did you get it cause I am ok". She then so called went to her doctor and her doctor told her that she had some kind of infection... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...I am a straight female not a sex trade worker or a drug user but have had a around 20 sexual partners, I am having all kinds of weird symptoms. tingling in my legs, excessive discharge from my vagina, flushing of my face, pain in my mouth I... Read more »