Advertisement
The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol
Read Now: TheBodyPRO.com Covers AIDS 2014
   
Ask the Experts About

Lipodystrophy and WastingLipodystrophy and Wasting
           
Rollover images to visit our other forums!
  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary


skinny legs and arms. help!!
Dec 17, 2003

Hi, my name is John. I do not have aids even though this is somewhat of an aids website. But i am praying that you can help me out with my problem. In this last year, my legs and arms have been getting really skinny. From my elbow down to my wrist and my knee down to my ankle. My doctor thinks that there is nothing wrong but i know my own body. every day i can feel them deteriorating and there is nothing i can do. i eat so much and the only weight i gain is in my stomach. i figure in another year that my arms and legs will be nothing but bone.i would very much appreciate if you could give me some information about what you thik is wrong so that i can tell my doctor. Thank You!

very scared,

john orelski

Response from Dr. Moyle

I am sorry but this is a site for people with HIV. Try webmd


Previous
facial wasting
Next
veins appearing in eye brow area

  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary


 
 
Advertisement




Q&A TERMS OF USE

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.

Review our complete terms of use and copyright notice.

Powered by ExpertViewpoint

Advertisement