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Gynecological Problems

...infected with genital HPV every year. Studies suggest that over 50% of all sexually active men and women become infected with HPV at some time in their lives. One study found HPVs in 77 percent of HIV-positive women. Different types of HPV cause warts or abnormal cell growth (dysplasia) near the anus or cervix. More than 95% of cervical cancers have been shown to be associated with HPV types 16, 18, 31, 33, and 45. HPV may also cause...
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gonorrhea and hiv (HIV AND GONORRHEA)

Hi Dr RobertFirst of all, i would like to congratulate you and this site for this wonderful work. Second, i'd like to say that i am sorry for my poor english. I am from Brazil and i am not very fluent, but i will try hard.I'm worried because i had...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/InSite?page=kb-07-02-02). Basically, the take-home messages for oral sex are: 1. There are different levels of risk, depending on the STD and the type of oral sex. 2. Having an STD can increase your chances of getting... Read more »

HIV AND GONORRHEA REPLY

hi doc Bob,it's me again, the brazil-guy. Thank you very much for your answer for my first question. It indeed encouraged me to write more and more in English, hehe... the only problem is i didn't understand the expression: "setting the bar...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/InSite?page=kb-07-02-02). Basically, the take-home messages for oral sex are: 1. There are different levels of risk, depending on the STD and the type of oral sex. 2. Having an STD can increase your chances of getting... Read more »

Gonorrhea issue

Hi there , i have a question ,i recently had sexual intercourse with a {working girl}in thailand and the condom broke during intercourse. its five days later and im having the exact symptoms of Gonorrhea. (yellow puss from penis,hurts to urinate and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Because you are symptomatic now, there is no reason to wait two weeks for your STD screen. You'll need to be checked for gonorrhea, chlamydia and NGU. Regarding gonorrhea, norfloxacin may not adequately treat it. Over the past five years,... Read more »

WHAT DOES IT MEAN WHEN DOCTORS TELL ME THAT I HAVE ENLARGED SPLEEN AND MY LIVER IS NOT WORKING?

MY DOCOTR SAYS THAT MY SPLEEN IS ENLARGED AND MY LIVER IS SHRUNK AND HARD AS ROCK AND THE PLATLET COUNT IS LOW 59,000 WHAT SHOULD I DO?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
You need to see a liver specialist as soon as possible for treatment options. Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)

...for a 500 mg once-daily formulation called Cipro XR. The dose of Cipro and the length of time you will take it depend on the type of infection you have. Cipro tablets can be taken with or without food. Take them with plenty of water. Drink lots... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Choosing an HIV Care Provider

...receptionist) how long it usually takes to get an appointment. Find out how well they usually stay on schedule during the day. The type of insurance you have could limit your choice of a provider. Maybe the provider isn't on the list for your... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...Surveillance, 2006. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, November 2007. Hook EW III and Handsfield HH. Gonococcal infections in the adult. In: K. Holmes, P. Sparling, P. Markh et al (eds). Sexually Transmitted Diseases... Read more »
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HIV Treatment 101

...the best choice for you. To learn the basics about starting HIV treatment, check out these great overviews: Choosing and Working With a Good HIV Doctor (or Other Health Care Provider) Summary of U.S. HIV Treatment Guidelines Why Is... Read more »
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LAB/BLOOD Work

Posted by RL9141, 4 Replies
...Today- I went for my first round of lab work before my first appointment with the specialist. The blood work was a horrible experience. 7 vials of blood- I got sick, sweaty, Read more »

hiv & working out/bodybuilding

Posted by windycitypozdude, 2 Replies
...hey everyone! i have always been a "working out," active kind of guy, and always been interested in getting bigger/more muscular, etc. i shy away from the term "bodybuilding" as for me that Read more »

oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...partner and I always thought it wasnt risky.furthermore since I realy want to do this again I dont think using a condom in these kind of party situations is an option for me if My partners want to enjoy themselves also . Read more »

Denying reality w/unsafe sex

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
...and miss having a partner. - Don't think I've ever had an interest in building a life for myself or with another person. I work, earn money, and wast a lot of it on drugs and sex I have a career, but it's not that important to me. Basically,... Read more »