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Avatar n tn Does anyone know where in St. Louis, MO offers P24 HIV antigen testing? Went to a strip club and the dancer touched the tip of my wang with her finger. I'm afraid she might have had vaginal fluid on her hands.
Avatar m tn A little over 3 weeks ago I made the stupid mistake of getting a very expensive escort (african american female in mid 20's) in St. Louis. I was very intoxicated and it was the worst mistake of my life. She gave me oral and then we had vaginal sex for approximately 10-15 minutes. I believe I actually passed out in the middle of it. I remember her putting a condom on me and I am almost certain that we finished using the condom as the next day it was in the trash can.
1530342 tn?1405020090 In July 2012, more than 1,800 veterans who received dental care at a St. Louis VA Medical Center were warned that improper cleaning of dental tools may have exposed them to HIV and hepatitis. The Tulsa Health Department has set up a hotline at (918) 595-4500 for people with questions.
Avatar f tn C Tests In VA Dental Patients From Patricia Doyle, PhD 8-4-10 Positive Tests For Hep B, Hep C From Cochran VA Dental Probe By Sandra Jordan Of The St. Louis American Friday, July 30, 2010 The Veteran's Administration today released the latest results of tests taken by dental patients at the John Cochran VA Hospital in St. Louis. As of July 28, the VA confirms two positive results for Hepatitis B and two positive results for Hepatitis C.
Avatar m tn Two nights ago I was at a strip club with clients in St Louis, and a stripper placed her breast and nipple in my mouth. Since then I have been freaked out about possibly catching a STD, including HIV, from this. I don't think I'm being rational and think perhaps I'm being silly, but I am not sure and am worried. I haven't told my wife, as I feel very stupid about the whole situation, and I'm worried about being intimate with her now. Do I have anything to worry about?
Avatar f tn I am down to 143 lbs as of last week from 191 last Christmas. Any suggestions on diagnosis or options for treatment? I'm in St. Louis mo and very desperate for answers and Jan 1st seems pretty far away considering the down hill slide ive taken since this Christmas and more progressively last 4 months. I have moot her symptoms I can share Any thing will help thank u.
Avatar f tn I have been to my PC doc, 2 other MD, Endocrinologist, Infectious disease doc, Infectious disease dept. at Washington Univ. in St. Louis. I have had a bone marrow biopsy, tons of blood work, MRI of my brain,chest cat scan, tested for Mono, Cat scratch fever, Lyme disease (which I am still not convinced couldn't be my problem, especially Brucelliosis). My MD has given up on me, he had diagnosed me with Fever of Unknown Origin and stopped trying to figure it out. The last appt.
Avatar f tn I am still worried b/c black women are 68% of the newly infected population and st. louis is the fifth in the us for HIV rates. Neither I nor my "baby's daddy" are drug users. Thanks for your time and the website is really helpful.
Avatar n tn Just recently I was staying at a motel 6 in St. Louis and I myself recieved a needle stick from a staff members name tag that read "clean team" that was between my sheets. It stuck my lower leg and there was blood that followed when it came out. My concern is that, has he just finished cleaning the toilet or since the employee is part of the clean team what kind of bodily fluids has this person come incontact with.
Avatar n tn A vaccine against hepatitis C may prevent many infections and deaths. Doctors at St Louis University School of Medicine are now testing such an investigational vaccine. Initially they will look at the safety and effectiveness of three different dose strengths of the vaccine. Should they succeed in the trial, it will be a major step forward in the control of this major public health problem.
Avatar n tn diagnosed as optic neuritis,that developed into lesions in my retina/choroid that resembled small white dots.Went to Barnes in St. Louis where I was diag with a white dot syndrome called Mewds,a diag of exclusion.Neg blood work for RPR,FTA-ABS, lyme,ana,HIV, TB skin plus numerous other bacterial tests. Normal MRI.(All done in 6/02)Told that the appearance of the inflam. closely resembled that of syphilis,or lyme. One doc seemed to be surprised that all work-ups neg.
Avatar n tn That too is related to herpes and chickenpox. Thanks. Brenda in St.
Avatar n tn The major cause of liver transplants, chronic infection with hepatitis C can lead to cirrhosis, liver failure, liver cancer and death. Last month researchers in St. Louis announced plans to begin human testing of the first vaccine against the virus, which is spread by direct contact with blood.
29837 tn?1414538248 on Saturday, March 28, 1998 ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Naomi Judd is singing the praises of the St. Louis doctor who she believes cured her liver disease. Ms. Judd's blood tests currently show no signs of the Hepatitis C virus that ended her singing career and threatened to take her life, Dr. Bruce R. Bacon said Friday. ''This is my new duet partner,'' Ms.
9648 tn?1290094807 Christian Stone, MD, Division of Gastroenterology, Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
Avatar m tn I won't cancel the appointment in July. I don't care if I have to thumb a ride to St Louis, we will make the appointment. I'm hoping they can finally get me some answers, because the not knowing is worse than the pain I'm suffering. The fatique is even worse. I never used to nap, and now there are times I have to take two naps a day. I'm only 38 years old. This isn't right!
408795 tn?1324939275 Hey I wanted to let this post die and go away, but I made more than one error on this thread so I wanted to clear the air about it. It seems Naomi Judd is helping others, that's something I didn't know, so here's the link. I included part of the post, which is from 2003, in case you don't want to go to the link. thank you http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/spotlighthealth/2003-09-05-naomi-judd_x.
433467 tn?1223003802 I began having new symptoms over the next couple of years and she thought I should see an expert in MS. She sent me to a specialist in St. Louis at the Barnes-Jewish center. This doctor took away the MS dx and sent a letter telling my neuro to stop all treatment. Within the next 9 months my favorite neuro stopped her practice to raise her children. 4 years passed and I was not improving.
Avatar m tn Here's a link to hiv and hepatitis.com's coverage of DDW 2006. http://www.hivandhepatitis.com/2006icr/ddw/main.html Haven't had a chance to go through all the studies but two that caught my eye were: (1) "Retreatement with Pegasys plus Ribavirn of nonresponders to Peg Intron plus ribavirin.
Avatar m tn I was seen by regular internists and a CLINIC hematologist BOTH of whom were unwilling to do more advanced diagnostic testing or blood workl. They just keep repeating the SAME tests and getting the SAME findings.
Avatar n tn Possibly this heavy alcohol use could cause the emergence of a full blown, chronic HCV infection, newly detectable by standard blood testing. I just came across this NIH study, and article from a few years ago, which appeared in Hepatology. Notice, way down in the article, the comments about researchers confusion over alcohol's role in the acquisition of HCV.
Avatar m tn I assume they have a good reason because this is St. Louis university and they conduct many trials and are very in touch with the latest.. It must matter to some extent or what would be the point? I still like to have information and weigh it's value for myself.
Avatar m tn Bellevue Pharmacy of St. Louis and Skip’s Pharmacy, Florida. No admission fee is asked. Ms. O’Malley has chosen to designate this conference as a fund raiser for Dr. Jacquelyn McCandless’ LDN Mali Trial. All conference attendees are requested to go to the Ojai Foundation’s Africa Fund donations web page. A minimum donation of $50.00 per attendee is suggested, but not required. To learn more about the conference and register online, visit Project LDN.
Avatar n tn My husband began taking lorcet plus about 1.5 yrs ago for back pain due to injury in a car accident in 2001. He is now taking 3-4 per day. It is hard for him to get out of bed each day and surgery has been mentioned as an option to relieve his pain. I am terrified he is getting addicted to lorcet/hydrocodone. He is a recovering alcoholic/drug addict (7 years). I am so afraid this will be devastating. He is also afraid of this medicine but doesn't know what to do to handle his back pain.
233616 tn?1312790796 part 2 Bioanalytical Procedures Liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC/MS/MS) method was developed and validated for the determination of plasma concentration of ribavirin. Acetonitrile-containing internal standard bamethane (Sigma-Aldrich, St Louis, Missouri) was added to 50 µL of plasma sample for protein precipitation. The supernatant was collected and evaporated to dryness.
Avatar n tn I was also afraid because Candia is a known condition brought on by HIV.. so I am getting tested for that too.. My friend is also having a major problem with Candida yeast in his body.. and he's told me to watch my diet and stop eating sugars and foods with Yeasts like bread. These are the foods that the Candida live on.. Oh well, I hope this information helps everyone.. Maybe we'll actually find something that gets rid of this soon...
Avatar n tn I was gong to post a letter of thanks to the forum. I too have had ALL of the cardiac testing done and am now on to more GI testing. I already take meds for ulcers, HH, GERD and IBS. I had developed a new symptom and was ABSOLUTLY SURE that I had progressed to Cancer. I am due to be scoped again on WED. and have been a nervous wreck. My anxiety has reached a level so high that I actually tried to join the forum to write my letter of thanks and DID NOT remember already being a member.