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An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...Inhibitors Lamivudine, also known as Epivir or 3TC, is a type of medicine called a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Lamivudine was approved by the FDA on November 17, 1995, for use in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV infection in adults and in children more than 3 months...
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white blood cells please please help

I recently got discharged from hospital, due to another injury my blood test came back with some very disturbing readings my white cells were very high 14.10 the doctor said there is a infection in your system. should there reason to be concerned of...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello, An elevated white blood cell test is not an indicator of HIV infection. Nevertheless, the only way to know if you have HIV is to get tested. Read more »

I had a brain tumor. Do I now have HIV?

I have already suffered from a Brain Tumor and have recently wondered if there is anything more to it. I seem to have all the traits of an HIV + patient. I have the dangling sensation in my foot, I have the purple spots on my chest, and I have the...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...had one serious illness (e.g. brain tumor) to ascribe new symptoms to either recurrent cancer or a new serious illness (e.g. HIV infection). Most patients will experience similar concerns. These feelings are very natural. I do indeed believe... Read more »

VAGINAL THRUSH

What is vaginal thrush? the causes, and is it related to HIV and AIDS?
Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

Response from Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...fungal infection ("Candida") of the vagina that commonly occurs in women. Symptoms may include burning or itching and a thick, white discharge. Any woman who experiences vaginal discharge should seek medical evaluation and treatment. While... Read more »

viralload discharge

Hi doctor Mark. Can you tell me what is the viralload of discharge of a std in comparisson with blood?And discharge from a NSU?I have been in contact with somebodys precum, the person had an infection of his urethra. I got a burning feeling, but was...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...STD have not systematically been evaluated. Although it would seem that levels would be higher given the increased number of white blood cells, including the possibility of infected lymphocytes would be higher during an STD. Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...infection; symptoms can take as long as 30 days to appear. Symptoms and signs include a burning sensation when urinating, or a white, yellow, or green discharge from the penis. Sometimes men with gonorrhea get painful or swollen testicles. In... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...Vaginal candidiasis, called yeast infection or vaginitis, is an infection of the vulva and/or vagina. It causes a smelly, thick, white-yellow discharge that might occur with itching, burning and swelling. A bad case can make walking, peeing or... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...the infection is called thrush . When the infection spreads deeper into the throat it is called esophagitis . It looks like white patches similar to cottage cheese, or red spots. It can cause a sore throat, pain when swallowing, nausea, and... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Congress Passes New Continuing Resolution; Ryan White, HOPWA And AIDS etc's Included in CR; President Clinton To Sign Department of Defense Authorization Bill -- Servicemembers Face Discharge

...your district/state -- they must act swiftly to provide the resources to fight this epidemic and care for people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and caregivers throughout the fiscal year. Describe the impact of this funding crisis on AIDS... Read more »
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What can this be?

Posted by bake23, 2 Replies
...without a condom to get aroused again. Once aroused I put on a new condom and finished the sex act. 3 days later, I noticed a white discharge from my penis (especially in the morning) and slight discharge throughout the day. I also feel... Read more »

question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...on some web page it said a symptom for hiv is a white discharge from the anal(for male) now is that the same as mucus or is it a different discharge. Read more »

HIV / AIDS DOCS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...What do HIV/AIDS Doc's do, when they are not seeing you? http://www.thebody.com/thebody/ukraine.html Ben Young, M.D. In Ukraine, Clinicians Read more »

white discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...cousins have gotten the flu and weve been takeing lots of meds. When i went to the washroom to take a dump i noticed a little white (water colour) discharge before my stuff came out is that normal due to all the meds. thanks alot Read more »