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Offline miko

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« on: October 11, 2007, 09:27:38 PM »
hi im 26 years old from manila philippines, i discovered molluscum on my pubic area early this year. i had it treated this march2007 using A herbal cream preparation for the removal of warts and other skin growths. This is an amazing discovery for fast & easy removal of warts the natural way. Formulated from herbs and natural plant & fruit extracts, particularly from cashew nut extracts (anacardium occidentale). some and a few molluscum keeps on coming out on different areas but just a few. i got it treated but unfortunately just last week a lot of molluscum came out in one of the areas treated before and some are even color yellow. im really really scared now i just don't know where to contact a doctor for this. im very worried about this hiv, i think im already infected. help guys

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Re: risk of HIV infection
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2007, 09:50:01 PM »
Hi , I have another question.

A week ago, I found a small flesh color bump on the base of my penis. The doctor at the local clinic diagnosed Molluscum contagiosum

My concerns is that every time I use condom to have vaginal sex with sex workers. I know I have nearly zero risks in contacting HIV in using condoms. However, the the Molluscum contagiosum (which is a open sore) at the base of  my penis is not covered by condom during having sex.  I do not know the HIV status of these sex workers.

Is it possible that the vaginal fluid that may contain HIV virus  enters my blood stream through the Molluscum contagiosum sore located at the base of my penis not being covered by latex condom ? I do not know the HIV status of these sex workers.

hi guys, this is also my concern, i have read about molluscum, im so scared of this hiv because they say that molluscum can come out more often if you weak immune system. pls help

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Re: Miko's thread
« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2007, 07:37:27 AM »

I removed the two posts you made in other people's threads and put them here, in your own thread. This thread is the ONLY thread you should post in from now on. Make sure you read the Welcome Thread and abide by the posting guidelines found there.

While you're reading the Welcome thread, make sure you click on the Lesson links so you can learn more about how hiv is and is not transmitted.

Molluscum has nothing to do with hiv. Instead of trying to treat yourself with unreliable herbal remedies, you need to see a doctor and have the proper medical treatment for molluscum.

If you've been having unprotected anal or vaginal intercourse, then you have been at risk for hiv and other sexually transmitted infections. If this is the case, you need to test for hiv three months after your last unprotected incident for a conclusive result.

You need to be using condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, every time, no exceptions until such time as you are in a securely monogamous relationship where you have both tested for ALL sexually transmitted infections together. To agree to have unprotected intercourse is to consent to the possibility of being infected with an STI. Sex with a condom lasts only a matter of minutes, but hiv is forever.

Have a look through all three condom and lube links in my signature line so you can use condoms with confidence.

Anyone who is sexually active should be having a full sexual health care check-up, including but not limited to hiv testing, at least once a year and more often if unprotected intercourse occurs.

If you aren't already having regular, routine check-ups, now is the time to start. As long as you make sure condoms are being used for intercourse, you can fully expect your routine hiv tests to return with negative results. Don't forget to always get checked for all the other sexually transmitted infections as well, because they are MUCH easier to transmit than hiv.

Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, and you will avoid hiv infection. It really is that simple!

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