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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 »

Symptomes of anemia

Good morning Dr. RobHere the history: I was diagnosed hiv + in May 1997. I am actually on meds... 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 »
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Many With HIV Accept Symptoms of Fatigue as "Fact of Life"

...condition." Anemia is characterized by a reduction of the number of red blood cells or the amount of hemoglobin in the blood. 2 Symptoms of anemia may include fatigue, shortness of breath, dizziness, or paleness. The Centers for Disease... Read more »
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Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Anemia? Anemia and HIV What Causes Anemia? Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical problem that happens when you have a lower than normal amount of red... Read more »
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The Facts About HIV-Related Anemia

...Hydroxyurea Pyrimethamine Some chemotherapy used in the treatment of HIV related cancers. How Do I Know if I Have Anemia? Symptoms of anemia include fatigue, rapid heart beat, shortness of breath and lightheadedness. These symptoms are... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Fatigue May Be Sign of Anemia

...oxygen can lead to fatigue, difficulty breathing, an increased heart rate and a pale appearance. Signs to heed What are the signs of anemia? The most common complaint of people with anemia is tiredness, or fatigue. Anemia can also cause... 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 »

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I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Is tiredness a symptom?

Posted by James1941, 5 Replies
Tested HIV+ in Sept 2005, contracted it in March or April 2005 (I think) regular monitoring, still no medication, readings holding steady. What I want to know is whether tiredness is a symptom of HIV. For example, my home is fairly small but more... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...viral diseases. Bacterial or parasitic infections may be prevented or respond better to treatment and wound healing may improve. Symptoms of anemia, poisoning and immunodeficiency may be alleviated. Scientists in the USA, Japan, China, Russia,... Read more »