Mar 28, 2006
I have had hiv for 13 years and only recently found out. I've been on treatment for nearly a year and became undetectable with a high cd4 count. Before I knew I had this i was getting dull aches all over my body, and shooting pains that come and go, accompanied by severe headaches, this had been going on for years but the doctors sent me for lots of tests and couldn't find anything. Since starting on antiviral treatment the pains had disappeared for about 6 months but now they are back. I take my medication everyday as this is my lifeline. What is wrong with me any ideas
Response from Dr. Henry
Sounds like a challenge . Have you been evaluated by a pain specialist to rheumatologist or neurologist. I often get good ideas from those consultants after they do a thorough examination. Nothing clearly HIV related comes to mind with that history. KH
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- How Many Times Can You Use The Needle For Finger Prick Test With Hiv?
- When A Person Is Incarcerated Do They Get Tested For Hiv And Std?
- How Does The Hiv Virus Affect The Helper T Cell?
- What Are The Consequences Of Hiv Infection?
- Can Hiv Cause High Blood Sugar?
- How Rapidly Can One Die From Hiv If Treatment Starts Too Late?
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.