|Is hidradenitis suppurativa associated with HIV?
Feb 25, 2001
sorry for the massacre in spelling. I just wanted to clear something I read that you wrote up. You stated that this condition had to do with seat glands closing Is this a problem that the general population can get, or HIV specific. Along with many others on this web site, there are many people who have armpit pain and are testing negative. Someone else has tried to clarify this. Can this cause armpit pain, or could to the pain be due to nodes that are unfelt. Also could this problem cause swelling of nodes in grion and armpit? THANKYOU SO VERY MUCH, I WOULD JUST LIKE TO UNDERSTAND
Response from Dr. Feinberg
Hidradenitis suppurativa can affect HIV-s and HIV+s; it isn't specifically associated with HIV. This condition can cause armpit pain, as can swollen lymph nodes in the area. However these two problems can be distinguished by examination.
End-stage and various OI's
Is pneumonia a sign of hiv
- Which Std Is Closely Associated With Hiv?
- Bloody Pee After Sex With Sex Worker Worried I Have HIV
- Bronchitis After Vaginal Sex Condom Broke Worried I Have HIV
- Coated Tongue After Oral Sex Worried I Have HIV
- Dizziness After Anal Fingering Worried I Have HIV
- Hairy Tongue After Blood Splash Worried I Have HIV
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.