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Herpes Outbreak & HIV

Is it possible to be infected with the virus that causes genital herpes but have not outbreaks for years?I ask because I have been hiv+ for the last 7 8 years. I have been off of meds for the last 2 years because I could not tolerate the side...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Herpes simplex can remain latent for many, many years in some patients so that is a possibility though many other conditions can cause those sypmptoms so a thorough evaluation is recommmended. KH Read more »

Herpes and HIV (Recurrent Herpes Outbreaks)

I contracted herpes approx. 4-5 months ago and I've had recurrent outbreaks ever since. They heal... Read more »

recent HPV outbreak related to NEW HIV infection?

Hi,I've asked several people this question, and it goes like this: I thought that I may have come... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Africa Prepares for Possible H1N1 Flu Outbreak Amid Concerns About HIV/AIDS, Other Diseases

...possibility that the H1N1 flu virus could expand in the continent, which already is experiencing epidemics of diseases such as HIV/AIDS and malaria, the AP/ San Francisco Chronicle reports. There have been no confirmed cases of the flu virus... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Health Workers Sentenced to Prison in Kazakhstan for Criminal Negligence After HIV Outbreak Among Women, Children

...workers in Kazygurt, Kazakhstan, recently were sentenced to prison after being convicted of criminal negligence following an HIV outbreak among a group of children who received blood transfusions in region hospitals, Interfax News Agency reports.... Read more »
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Unique, Endangered Program Discovers HIV Outbreak in "Real Time"

...Using a one-of-a-kind HIV screening program, North Carolina researchers have documented for the first time an outbreak of HIV infection as it is in the process of spreading. With its funding set to expire this fall, however, the outbreak may also Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

21 Doctors, Officials Go On Trial in Kazakhstan Charged With Causing HIV Outbreak

... In Almaty on Friday, trial began in the case of 21 doctors and health officials accused of causing an outbreak of HIV in Kazakhstan. Blood transfusions from unscreened donors or the use of contaminated needles are blamed for 87 HIV infections Read more »
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HPV+ Herpes Outbreak+ Oral sex w/ HIV+ parter=HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I received oral sex from a girl who is HIV+. I have some genital warts from HPV and had a Herpes Outbreak at the time. Am I infected with HIV? What are my chanes? Are there any documented cases or could I be a first? I am married and Read more »

Genital Herpes Question..

Posted by scared83, 1 Reply
I know there aren't many Herpes infected people on this site but the forum description does say "and other STD's" so I'll take a shot... In December I had vaginal sex with a prostitute. I was wearing a condom and was only "in" her for like a... Read more »

Herpetic ulcer in the mouth

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...mouth (on the roof) was very small, painful and went away 3 days later. . I have Herpes 1 for many years and i used to have many outbreaks mostly on my lip and in my mouth (on the floor). The outbreaks had stoped for 4 years. Now i had one on my... Read more »

Advice Please!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...female and I had unprotected anal sex with my now ex-boyfriend about a month and a half ago. About 2 weeks ago I had a pimplish outbreak on my chest in between my breasts that spread up to my collar bones. I also had it on my neck and my face... Read more »