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Who Is At Risk For Seborrheic Dermatitis

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need help to understand this labs

Two months ago I developed a white corrugated lesion on the left side on my tongue. Well, it was a good warning to help me quit smoking, I thought. Some weeks later I started to have a visible skin problem that according to information found on the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your HIV-acquisition risk is very low. I have no idea why your doctor ordered a T-cell subset analysis. There was no clinical indication to do so. Your Read more »

Dr. Bob please help

Dr Bob,This is my second question as you answered one a few weeks ago from me and this is a follow... Read more »

Too many symptoms to be just a coincidence

Dear Dr Frascino,I am truly sorry about your brother and I wish you strength during this difficult... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...activity, people have reportedlybecome infected with HIV in this way. A number of studies have tried todetermine the exact level of risk of oral sex, but it can be difficult to getaccurate information from study participants. Since oral sex is... Read more »
The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...don't have sex, many senior women aresexually active and some are injection-drug users. Older women can actually beat greater risk for HIV infection then younger women with the same behaviorsbecause they have thinner vaginal walls and other... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

It is safest to use a new, sterile syringe and equipment (including cotton, filters, caps, spoons, cookers and alcohol swabs) every time you inject. You can get new syringes in exchange for used ones at needle exchange programs or you can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Dapsone (Avlosulfon)

...shortage and should not take dapsone. They could develop sudden, severe anemia. Taking dapsone during pregnancy may increase the risk of birth defects. Women who are pregnant or are breastfeeding should avoid taking it if possible. What... Read more »
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HIV & seborrheic dermatitis

Posted by Hartigan, 1 Reply told me that the HIV test was definitive - I don't have HIV. I was quite relieved. But then two weeks ago I developed seborrheic dermatitis. I've never had it before. I got some anti-fungal steroid cream and it's cleared it up a bit, but... Read more »

seborrheic dermatitis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...had a high risk encounter 10-03, and tested negative with the EIA/ELISA tests several times out to 6 months. Now I am having seborrheic dermatitis and its making me doubt my tests. What do you all think? (oh and I have not had any more exposure) Read more »


Posted by StupidMe
...B. I tested several times outside the window period but, 3 years on I'm springing up some worrying symptoms like thrush and seborrheic dermatitis (never had this ever in my 42 years of life). thanks Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I read this happens more common in hiv pos people how bad does this get and does it take yrs to appear or is it sudden Read more »