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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Calculi: Swollen submaxillary glands are inflammatory in nature for the most part and usually attributed to calculi. Submax carcinoma is one of rarest of sali ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Out of Context: No. Not in and of itself. Are you HIV positive? Do you not take your medications to keep your immune system strong? Poor dental health is not in any ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Advanced gingivitis: Patients with HIV have gum disease that gets worse very quickly. Puss coming from gums can be a sign that you already have, advanced gum disease. The ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: Yes, however, current recommendations are to check again at 3 months.
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably not...: ...especially if you have had a negative antigen-antibody (AgAb, "combo", "4th generation") blood test. These tests are conclusive at 6 weeks and no f ... Read More
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Dr. Ester Kwok
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Costochondritis: Is a medical term for what people in general think of as muscle/joint strain/pain in the chest wall or rib areas. Anything that causes chest to expan ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Hiv is the virus that causes aids.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No. : Anything is possible, but this seems really really unlikely. Maybe one in a million chance. Even when there is direct mucous to mucous membrane contac ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Multiple causes: On the average, 0.2 percent of elisa tests give a false positive HIV test result that are then proven incorrect by a western blot test. Autoimmune di ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (aids) is a disease that is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv).
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
An HIV negative: Person can not transmit HIV to another person sexually.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Not quantity: We know what's dangerous and what isn't. Sharing needles is an efficient way of transmitting HIV though the volume is infinitesimal. Nobody's ever got ... Read More

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