What Type Of Specialist To See Regarding Shingles
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationG'day Aussie Drew,Relax mate! Approximately 95% of healthy adults are seropositive for varicella zoster virus (VZV), the virus that causes shingles. Of this 95%, about 5% of healthy adults develop zoster (shingles). The risk for those of us... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineShingles (herpes zoster)is often managed by primary care physicians. If there is severe post-herpetic pain (neuralgia) then often a neurologist (nerve specialist) or pain specialist might offer some assistance at achieveing pain relief. KH... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastIf you have a bacterial sinus infection then you should take antibiotics to speed recovery. Although there is some risk of selection of resistant organisms with repeated courses of antibiotics, the risk of a severe untreated sinus infection is... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello "Safety Boy," (You told me I could call you that!)Sorry to hear about your boyfriend's recent positive test. However, I am pleased you have consistently stuck to your boundaries regarding risk behaviors. As I have frequently... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replyi had a sexual encounter yesterday with a guy who appeared to have shingles. when i asked him he said it was eczema, which i did not argue, but while changing him in sexual positions i did noticed that the shingles were in his ankles, and other body... Read more »
Posted by scaredtodeath, 2 RepliesI hope someone will respond and let me know if I really have something to be worried about. I recently have had sex with two people in the past six weeks. With both guys I performed oral sex on them (without ejaculation) and had protected... Read more »
Posted by HealingPower, 5 RepliesAre all ID Specialists located in clinics? That's kind of impersonal don't you think? Please tell me that I may be able to find one in their own office or a little more private. Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesI went to see a specialist last night in Melbourne, to check up on the other health issues of mine - due to HIV anxiaty.
He is extremely known doctor, and excelletn specialist and operator, not HIV specialist though.
Anyway, I told him from the... Read more »
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