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What To Take During Pregnancy For Herpes

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Lipo and pregnancy

Hi.After a horrible year (herpes zoster and Stevens Johnson when I almos passed away), I finally got the approval to try o getting pregnant. I am taking videx+stockrin+viread and now I should start taking kaletra instead the stockring 3 weeks before...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Your concerns are very legitimate. I have had scores of patients do well with a Kaletra based regimen during their pregnancy with fat problems that are generally modest and not that dissimilar to other regimens. Trying to get on the most fat... Read more »

CMV & Pregnancy

Can a woman get CMV while pregnant and visiting a patient that has CMV. I visited a patient that had this and now it is posted no pregnant women or people with low immunities. And how would this affect me?...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
CMV is a type of herpes virus called cytomegalovirus. About half of the general population has been exposed to this virus by age 20. It is more prevalent among certain populations such as men who have sex with men. CMV is found in all body fluids... Read more »

Just want to be excited about pregnancy, please help me

12 years ago (july 1999), I performed oral sex on a boyfriend (swallowed, yuck). Additionally, I handled/spot treated a tee shirt he'd worn after being in a fight (stupid, we were in highschool, pretty sure the blood was all his but could have...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:Given the circumstances you described, the likelihood of you contracting HIV from performing oral sex is very low. In addition, testing for an incidence of oral sex is not warranted. You can trust the results of your HIV test. The group N... Read more »

real effectiveness of condoms/ What is the failure rate of condoms for heterosexual couples attempting to prevent pregnancy?The Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

Question 1:Is it true the CDC said the failure rate of condoms is 17% for heterosexual couples attempting to prevent pregnancy? Would the failure rate of condoms for couples attempting to prevent HIV transmission be higher than the failure rate of...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your questions.When we calculate the failure rate for condoms, we look at the pregnancy rateper year that occurs in couples who use condoms. For latex condoms, thetypical failure rate is about 12%. However, if condoms are used... Read more »
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Informacion para gente con HSV-2 (Herpes)

Posted by ruans, 1 Reply
Esta informacion es importante para personas con herpes 2, ya q yo no lo sabia y yo tengo herpes en el area pubica..pues lo contraje con proteccion y esta area asi NO HAYA ULCERAS es puerta de entrada para HIV.

"Herpes is marked by recurring... Read more »

Coinfeccion con Herpes y Periodo Ventana

Posted by Laztana, 1 Reply
Hola,muy buenas,despues de una relacion de riesgo tengo un test vih negativo a las 12 semanas, el tema es que creo que en la
misma relacion me contagie de un herpes labial, el periodo ventana de 3 meses es valido en caso de coinfeccion de herpes y... Read more »

Sintomas HPV o Herpes sin lesiones ?

Posted by Anonymous
Tengo un picor constante en el conducto que va de la vulva hacia el utero. Me han realizado una citologa y un cultivo ( aparte de pruebas en sangre de silfilis, hepatitis, cultivo viral para herpes, y VIH ) , y todo ha dado negativo, pero desde una... Read more »

herpes simple 2

Posted by jjgc, 1 Reply
Hola megustaria saber si es cierto eso de q las pertsonas q padecen de herpes simple tienen las pruebas de vih con falso negativos. Si es asi cuanto tiuempo se tiene q esperar para hacerce las pruebas. Gracias
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