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Anemia Symptoms

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Anemia symptoms

I was wondering if the following things could be symptoms of anemia:hair loss,numbness in upper leg (thigh area),sharp, insatiable hunger despite having eaten a full meal about an hour earlier,restlessness (especially in the legs),sleeplessness,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Nope, anemia can cause lots of symptoms, but it is not really noted to be a cause of most of the symptoms you list. Yes, it can cause fatigue, headaches, and a host of other symptoms. The test for anemia is a very simple blood test. If you are... Read more »

Symptoms of anemia

Hi all. My girlfriend and I both think she is anemic, she is going into get tested this week at our... Read more »

HELP -- are my symptoms due to my anemia?

Dear Doctor,My hemoglobin has been declining. Usually it's in the range of 9 to 10 however... Read more »
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Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Anemia? What Causes Anemia? Anemia and HIV Women and Anemia Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical condition that occurs when youhave a lower than normal... Read more »
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Transcript of The Body's Live Chat on Fatigue and Anemia With Dr. Bob Frascino

Following is the transcript of The Body's live chat on fatigue and anemia, which took place on Sept. 27, 2006, at 6 p.m. Eastern Time. The chat was sponsored by Gilead Sciences, moderated by The Body's editorial staff and hosted by Dr. Bob Frascino... Read more »
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La Anemia

¿Qué Es la Anemia? ¿Cuál Es la Causa de la Anemia? Anemia y VIH ¿Cómo Se Trata a la Anemia? En Pocas Palabras ¿Qué Es la Anemia? La anemia es una disminución en los niveles de hemoglobina (HGB por sus siglas en inglés). La... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Anemia

What Is Anemia? What Causes Anemia? Anemia and HIV How Is Anemia Treated? The Bottom Line What Is Anemia? Anemia is a shortage of hemoglobin (HGB). HGB is a protein in red blood cells. It carries oxygen from the lungs to the rest... Read more »
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Anemia?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know what is the typical symptoms for anemia? I recently experienced bruises easily which had never happened to me before. I was a very healthy person and bruise or cuts on me got healed very quickly. People told me that low red blood... Read more »

ANEMIA.........OR IS IT

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
over the last year i had some unsafe sexual acts,my question is ive had this tongue problem for a while and was wondering ive heard b12 deficiency is a sign of hiv infection, is this true?ive had a cbc test done and all was in normal range, just... Read more »

someone please reply

Posted by Anonymous
well got a quik question, if you had signs of anemia what would the outcome be and would there be multiple illnesses combined with it or would it just be the anemia, i guess what im asking is what are the signs of anemia that would be hiv related... Read more »

After AIDS symptoms?

Posted by TRmom, 2 Replies
This may seem silly coming from someone who has lived with HIV for 3 years, but here goes. My husband had a cd4=3 when diagnosed. no need to say how sick he was. I am also pos but my count was very good. He did very well on fortavase and... Read more »