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A 45 year old male with HIV presents with a one week history of fever, night sweats, diarrhoea and abdominal pain. He has lost 4kg over the last 4 months. His most recent CD4 count was


You examine an unusual grey plaque in the umbilicus of a patient with known secondary syphilis. It is not painful, and the patient feels it has been there for 2 weeks. What is this lesion most likely to be?


Paul is a 33 year old plumber who is awaiting the results of his gonorrhoea NAAT result. Which one of the following antibiotics should not be used in the treatment of uncomplicated ano-genital infections in adults?


Sally is a 22 year old female, who has come to the GP surgery as her partner, Jason, has just been diagnosed with Chlamydia and admitted being unfaithful. He is her only sexual partner and she informs you the rest of his sexual health screen was negative. At present Sally is asymptomatic, her last episode …

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Matthew is 25 years old and attends the GP with a 7 day history of dysuria and urethral discharge. He admits to having a new female sexual partner and is worried he has a sexually transmitted infection as they have been having unprotected sexual intercourse. He is otherwise well and denies haematuria or any fevers. …

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Karen is 33 years old and was diagnosed with HIV 2 years ago. She has recently been suffering from a lot of oral complications. Which one of the following oral conditions is least associated with HIV?


Rachel who is 22 years old, is informed that her vaginal self-swab is unfortunately positive for Chlamydia. The remainder of her sexual health screen is negative. When prescribing her a course of Doxycycline, Rachel asks for a different antibiotic, as she thinks she has had it before and became unwell. What is the next most …

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James is 23 years old and attends the GP surgery concerned about his risk of having contracted HIV. He reports having unprotected intercourse with a new male partner 9 weeks ago. He has already visited the genitourinary medicine clinic and had a HIV test 5 weeks ago which has come back negative. He tells you …

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John is 30 years old and is awaiting his HIV result from the genitourinary medicine clinic after unprotected intercourse with a male partner on holiday. He is enquiring whether he would need to disclose this result in an insurance application. Which one of the following statements is most correct regarding disclosure of HIV test results …

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George is 37 years old and attends eye casualty with loss of peripheral vision and floaters in his right eye. He is known to have HIV and admits poor compliance with antiretroviral medication. Past medical history also includes Hypertension. On examination your registrar reports yellow-white areas with perivascular exudates and areas of haemorrhage. What is …

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