How long after an HIV infection do I develop lymphadenopathy and flu like symptoms? I am an immunocompromised person on Methotrexate and Remicade.
Dr. Mirna Waked, Pulmonology - The medications per se can give flu like symptoms.Otherwise the question is too vague and not precise . ARe you HIV +?
Can HIV be transmitted in a very small amount of precum?
I get herpes simplex on my mouth every month. Now I got them on my fingers. I'm afraid I'll have genital herpes. How can I avoid that?
Does chlamydia always cause infertility if it's mistreated or discovered late?
Dr. Nehme Raad, Urology - No. Not in all cases. It is the continuous inflammatory process that can affect fertility.If otherwise the bacteria is no more present (spontaneous elimination), it won't affect fertility.
3 small blisters appeared above my lip and they're bit red. How can I know if it's herpes? Should they be painful? What are the symptoms of herpes?
Dr. Jihad Irani, Family Medicine - This is a typical location for herpes. You can see some pictures online. usually they are associated with some degree of pain, that doesn't have to be severe.
Can the HIV virus be transmitted if one gives oral sex while having mouth ulcers? Can you please elaborate on that?
Dr. Faysal El Kak, Obstetrics & Gynecology - any risk of getting sperm to blood is a red warning to infection
Is the Hepatitis vaccine a must at 22? My concern is whether the vaccines are good here in Lebanon since apparently everything is contaminated. What other vaccines should be taken at this age?