What's The Difference Between Bacterial Vaginosis And Yeast Infection
Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
Ask the Experts
University of Utah, School of MedicineIt sounds like you are having a difficult problem. Usually, there is a range of things that can be used for bacterial vaginosis (BV if you want to sound like you are in the know), starting with local treatments like metrogel of cleocin, and... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiFrom what you have described you have been tested for HIV and it came back negative. I would continue follow up with your health care provider, the symptoms you describe could be from high blood pressure or the other items you mentioned. Stress... Read more »
University of Massachusetts, Medical SchoolChronic bacterial vaginosis should be managed by a Gynecologist with expertise in this area; if you are not satisfied with the care you are receiving you should ask for a referral for a second opinion;JLS.... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:Your symptoms alone do not sound like HIV. Swollen lymph nodes merely indicate that your immune system is mounting a response against something. Since you had unprotected sex with your partner an HIV test is certainly in order. You can get... Read more »
Connect With Others
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliescould a woman have yeast infections and never know she has one say if she was hiv pos would she continue to have yeast infections that would never require treatment
Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI have been lurking and reading the boards for almost 6 months now. I am trying to build the courage to test this week. I must! Possible exposure was in December 2003. Unprotected vaginal. Partner tested neg 8 months prior to and again negative... Read more »
Posted by beacher, 1 ReplyHello,
I am a female and had unprotected vaginal sex with a guy, the last time being Dec. 22nd. I had a rapid HIV test on Jan 6th that came back negative and on March 24th that also came back negative.
I have a new boyfriend and we first had... Read more »
Posted by dina90, 2 RepliesHello there
I would like you to help me in this confusion i am in....
first of all this is defiantly not my first yeast infection, i am having yeast infection since i was 14.
but this time i've got 2 vaginal yeast infections one before my last month... Read more »
Guides for People With HIV