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Shingles and HIV
Mar 2, 2001

Is it normal for shingles to happen early on in the course of HIV infection and then have nothing else happen for 5 to ten years?

Response from Dr. Dezube

Shingles is VERY common in HIV'ers. Shingles can indeed happen early in the course of HIV infection.

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Swollen Glands- Should I be concerned?

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