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Yeast Infection And Genital Warts

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AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...faster than men. But if they get tested and treated, they live as long as men. Fact Sheet 102 has more information on HIV testing. Gynecological problems can be early signs of HIV infection. Ulcers in the vagina, persistent yeast infections, and severe pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) can be signs of HIV. Hormone changes, birth control pills, or antibiotics can also cause these problems. See your health care provider to make sure you...
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scared im infected do normal blood test show hiv results

a year ago i sleeped with a guy who i now suspect has hiv, after about 4 months i notice dark blemishes around my genitals and they have been spreading.My doctor told me i had trush, but i'd had trush befor and this was'nt it , the cream my doctor...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
...It is almost impossible to say what a rash is from without seeing it. I am not sure if you are confusing terms used to call yeast infections. Your doctor may have said that you have a yeast infection in your genital area called vaginal... Read more »

genital warts

i have a bad case of genital wart and there making me lose my confidence during sexual intercousre because they are so big. is there a qiucker solution of getting rid of them beside aldara or freezing, maybe surgical surgery to have them cut off....
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
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HIV (-) 20 weeks but MD states I need another test

I hope you answer this - I will forever be in your debt if you do.I had a very high risk encounter at the end of April. Right after the encounter, I had 2 yeast infections back to back in May and June. I was then dx with both genital warts and HSV...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Many STD's, including genital warts (HPV) and herpes (HSV II) are quite easy to contract. HIV is not. It is true the recurrent gynecological abnormalities with multiple Read more »

WHAT IS THE MEDICINE FOR GENITAL WARTS

I have been having genital warts since 2003 of which I went hospital in 2003 and were removed. After some time they came back. I stared ARV Trimune 40 gms one and half years ago. I have realised the genital warts have started disapearing again. ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Treatment of genital warts is frustrating in the general population and more so in HIV+ persons. The treatment options are mostly topical and included Read more »
Articles
Women Alive

Highlights of the 12th World AIDS Conference

...but were not taking antivirals. They looked for the presence or absence of human papilloma virus ( HPV -- genital warts ) and yeast infections. Ninety percent of treated women were receiving a protease inhibitor ( Crixivan or Norvir ) plus two... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...pros and cons of treatment with a doctor who is experienced in treating HPV in HIV-positive patients. Fungal Infections (Yeast Infections, Vaginal Candidiasis, Vaginitis) Candidiasis is a very common vaginal infection caused by yeast... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than men to develop bacterial pneumonia Women have higher rates of herpes infections than men Women get thrush (a yeast infection) in their throats more often than men Men are eight times more likely than women to develop... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Genital Wart Infections Plunge Following Vaccine Rollout

... Cases of genital warts at a large Australian health clinic have plunged in the 12 months since the introduction of the Gardasil vaccine. The three-shot Read more »
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hiv transmits through kissing

Posted by maruti, 2 Replies
this is vipin my age is 26,last week i kissed one girl its a open mouth kiss for 20secs,there was no blood in my mouth,no cuts,there is any chance to get hiv infection for me,plz help me i was scared Read more »

I created a blog for HIV negative spouses

Posted by poprock33, 2 Replies
I am a HIV negative woman with a positive spouse. We would like to have a baby using the sperm washing technique. I am having a difficult time finding a way to have this procedure done that is financially feasible for us. If you are in a similar... Read more »

We need your help for an important HIV study!

Posted by JFletcher, 2 Replies
WE NEED YOUR HELP! Men and Women diagnosed as HIV positive in the Last 5 Years to take part in a research study to talk about different treatment options. The study will take place in -Seattle WA, on 8/10/09 -NY, NY, on 8/12/09 -Los Angeles, CA... Read more »

hiv risks?

Posted by ben7206, 3 Replies
do i need testing? 1. (since october, bt dint really wory till february but stopped 5th of may). I used to stck my hand in my back undr my shirt n scratch pimples like 200-800 times a day (no exaggerating). what would b the risk if there was hiv +... Read more »