Mar 15, 2001
In a recent answer you said that symptoms of distal neuropathy rarely show up in the acute stage. I've seen research which says it happens up to 10-15 of the time. Why the difference?
Response from Dr. Henry
Persistent distal neuropathy is not a common manifestation of HIV seroconversion in my experience. Transient neurologic problems are more commonly seen which generaly resolve. KH
Rashes Associated with HIV
Update on patches
- What's The Likelihood Of Somebody Getting Herpes From Protected Sex?
- What If Had Sex After Taking The Pills For Chlamydia?
- What Effects Does Syphilis Have On Sterility And Infertility?
- What Does A Herpes Rash On The Face Look Like?
- What Do Genital Warts Look Like When They First Appear?
- What Is The Best Way To Keep Bacterial Vaginosis Away?
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.