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A 32-year-old male asked:

i am hiv positive. i have a recurring white penile discharge how can i make it go away permanently & whats the cause after it was treated last month?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
Urethritis: You need to find out what it is. The first step is a urine test for gonorrhea and chlamydia naat. If either comes back positive, you need to be treated. If the tests are negative, this may be a different kind of urethritis, one we can't test for but that can usually be treated with Azithromycin or doxycycline. If you have sex with women, trichomonas urethritis is another possibility.

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Last updated Jun 24, 2014

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