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anxiety
Jan 27, 1998

can hiv cause anxiety even if you dont know if you are positive?

Response from Mr. Shernoff

HIV has the potential to cause a whole host of neuropsychiatric symptoms that does include anxiety. It is almost unheard of that aymptomatic individuals experience these neuropsychiatric complaints. Anxiety is a very common presenting problem for people begninng psychtherapy. If it is debilitating it needs to be treated by the appropriate professionals.

Michael Shernoff, MSW



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