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21 Jun 2004

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Doc please help me. I had oral sex performed on me and about 4 weeks later i had kind of rash on the base of my penis on the foreskin, it didn't hurt it was just itchy. I went for a hiv test after 5 weeks and i came back negative. when i went for the test i had the itch. however i haven't had any other symptoms. should i be really worried about infection.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Worried,
It could be a rash from Candida or a fungal infection. If you don't have any sores or swollen glands, you can use an antifungal cream like Canesten/Mycostatin. The safest is to always use a condom, even with oral sex.
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