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David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

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coated tongue vs. thrush

what is the difference between the 2? I have had a coating on my tongue after a risky exposure. I can brush this off as it goes from the front to back, but not all, & the tongue does not bleed. I can see though red raised dots which were not the norm...

By David A. Reznik, D.D.S.
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VERY STRESSED

Hi doctor, Im really hoping you can help me. I was with a partner in Jan/Feb it eneded late Feb, I was tested in Aug the results were neg. The first question is did I allow enough time to have a conclusive result??? it was about 25 weeks from exposer...

By David A. Reznik, D.D.S.
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Canker Sores and HIV

Doctor, how common are canker sores as an early symptom of HIV infection? I had one encounter of unprotected sex with a female partner. I tested negative for HIV 7 weeks (50 days) after exposure. However, the past two weeks a single canker sore has a...

By David A. Reznik, D.D.S.
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Burning in Mouth ???

I have followed your board for quite some time and have never heard much mention of this. Below is a post from a website forum on Burning Mouth Syndrome. What is your opinion on this? Is what he's saying true? Thanks, John From other forum ...

By David A. Reznik, D.D.S.
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ultrasonic scaler on an AIDS patient

is it ok to use an ultrasonic scaler on an AIDS patient in the dental office

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TOOTHPASTE FOR THRUSH?

hi doctor. is there any toothpate you recommend foer people with candida infection? the reason i am asking is because almost all toothpaste kill bacteria only..and ppl with thrush need good bacteria in mouth right? any suggestion> thanks

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Antibiotics and a thrush that hasn't gone away!!!

Dear Dr. Resnik, First of all I would like to thank you so much for taking the time to help us out with your comments. I was on antibiotics when i got an oral thrush about a week ago. My doctor said that i should stop the antibiotics, eat yoghurt and...

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GAY ORAL SEX AND DISEASES

I just had oral sex with another man and I'm concerned with getting AIDS or becoming HIV positive, I did swallow a minimal amount of his pre-cum.

By David A. Reznik, D.D.S.
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Open Mouth Sores And Kissing

Me and My ex-boyfriend were dating for a while and we kissed a lot. When we first kissed he had open sores in his mouth. The a few weeks later I got sores in my mouth. We still kissed a lot. After we broke up his brother and best friend told me that ...

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Glossitis or Thrush?..Please help!!!

Hi, How are you? I have a question about Thrush and Glossitis- about a month ago I experienced a feeling like my throat was closing or my tongue was swelling up- i went to the doctor and they didn't see anything wrong except that my thyroid glands we...

By David A. Reznik, D.D.S.