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Yeast Infections And Shingles

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scabie mite

what [cream] is used to get rid of scabie mites around the penis tip and foreskin area,I usually get redness around there or they look like redness of shingles,but it comes and goes or I apply antibiotic cream on it and it goes away.But my lady has...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Your symptoms are not consistent with scabies. I would advise you see a dermatologist when your symptoms flare so that an accurate diagnosis can be made and appropriate treatment prescribed. Empirically treating for scabies would not be a good... Read more »

Not your usual "symptoms question" (NATURAL HISTORY OF HIV, 2009)

I will proudly donate for a simple answer. I'm studying more about HIV since my friend got recently... Read more »

Medical Exams - What to expect?

In addition to a blood test, what is involved in a medical exam where the Doctoror patient suspects... Read more »
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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

HIV Symptoms

...years before the onset of AIDS include Lack of energy Weight loss Frequent fevers and sweats Persistent or frequent yeast infections (oral or vaginal) Persistent skin rashes or flaky skin Pelvic inflammatory disease in women... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

... What Is Shingles? Shingles and HIV How Is It Transmitted? How Is Shingles Treated? Can Shingles Be Prevented? The Bottom Line Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Vaginal Yeast Infections

...Vaginal candidiasis is a yeast infection usually caused by Candida albicans . Candida occurs normally in the mouth, digestive tract and vagina of a healthy person, but Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...to develop at lower CD4 counts So common in HIV-positive women that any woman who is undiagnosed but gets recurrent vaginal yeast infections should consider being screened for HIV Symptoms include itching, burning, and pain around the vagina,... Read more »
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testing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...back in december i tested for HIV using the home access test, it came back negetive. about a month ago, i got a yeast infection, which lead to a urinary tract infection. then i had a really bad sinus infection. when i went to the dr., i had... Read more »

Wierd rashes

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm HIV+ and I have a weird rash in my groin that won't go away. I've been to 3 different medical facilities and they just don't know what it is. I've gotten tested for STDs and such, and don't have any. It's was itchy and didn't hurt. Now it... Read more »

TO ALL THE WORRY WARTS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...(another sign) and I was only 25. So at this point I thought I knew for sure. During all of this time I was also getting yeast infections. Ok, so this has been going on for a few years which is absolutely nuts. I have wasted time thinking... Read more »

yeast infection or something

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
...with tetracycline and acquired a yeast infection. I just tested hiv- about 12 weeks post possible exposure. Trouble is this yeast infection seems to be hanging around even though it has been treated 2x with prescription and once otc. The symptoms... Read more »