Why Do I Get Bacterial Vaginosis After Sex
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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 »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question. Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) is caused by a change in the bacterial flora of the vagina. In women who have BV, bacteria such as G. vaginalis, Mycoplasma hominis, and certain anaerobic bacteria, are found at abnormally high... 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 »
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 »
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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 une_fille, 2 Replieshello, i had unprotected sex with someone i didn't really know six weeks ago. a week later i developed bacterial vaginosis. i was treated with an anitbiotic and then my tongue developed a white fuzzy appearance and was tingling. i thought maybe... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI performed uprotected oral sex on a "sex worker" and 4 days later came down with tonsilitis.
This was three weeks ago. I took antibiotics for about 1 week and the infection cleared up.
Now I am certain that I have HIV.
Any words of encouragement... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 6 RepliesI had sex with a guy that was HIV+ about 5 1/2 months ago. He told me he had HIV, but I liked him so I still had sex with him. We were pretty much safe all the time (he made sure of that). We had protected anal sex I was the top, and unprotected... Read more »
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