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Are Bumps On Stomach Symptoms Of Hiv

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you
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just a little of your time please

a couple of questions sir1.is oral sex only a risk when blood,semen,precum,and vaginal fluid involed ?.2.is mouth problems a predominate symptom of acute hiv infection ?.3.is the elisa only capable of detecting hiv antibodies or does it detect all...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,1. Oral sex carries a very low risk for HIV transmission/acquisition. That risk is increased with the presence of blood, semen, precum and/or vaginal secretions.2. Mouth symptoms can be present during acute retroviral syndrome (ARS), but they... Read more »

Wrong Diagnosis symptom checker feature told me i have HIV.... Shit...

Dr. BobI am Going for my 6 month test in a couple weeks. I am Terrified and i really just cant take it anymore. Its really just a horrible procedure we really need to improve hiv testing. I would rather know and feel better emotionally than to have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your dentist, doctor and "symptom checker" told you that you have HIV??? And you have an undetectable HIV PCR RNA at 11 weeks plus a negative HIV-antibody test at 14 weeks??? WOWZA! Dude, it's time you found new, more competent health care... Read more »

Is this the cause?

Hi doc,after PEP on January.my stomach is been acting very funny.as if it full of air.I am wondering maybe it the symptom that the PEP did not help, I am infected or my mind & body is playing tricks on me? Are these the side effects of Combivir &...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...A 4 week course of PEP in January would rarely be causing stomach symptoms 5-6 months later. That would also be an unual sign for HIV infection. Stress and many other conditions can cause stomach symptoms Read more »

gastritus

to make a long question short 5 years ago i developed latic acidosis from zerit. last year i started to try to take meds again because my t cells are low 127 viral load 1500. i have had hiv for 24 years through a blood transfusion with my child in...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...as H pylori that can be treated). Often a gatroenterologist can be very helpful in making a diagnosis of how to manage your stomach symptoms. Many HIV meds seem to bother some patients and not others stomach wise so it can be a trial and error... Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

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ARS or something different?

Posted by nickywick, 1 Reply
Dr. Bob, ( or anyone who is versed in this stuff. Looking for a professional opinion please:) The past month and a half has been very strange and I wanted to get some good opinions on here. I know ARS symptoms are unreliable and testing is the... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
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 »

PLEASE SOMEONE HELP!!!

Posted by scared83, 2 Replies
...the back of my tongue (NOT TASTEBUDS) and I don't know what to make of it. They don't hurt but what are they? Can they be a symptom of HIV??? Are they a "flu-like symptom"? PLEEEEEEAAAASSE HELP!! Read more »

MC...a word about my symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...tongue. He believes it is stress-related. I thought it was great news until I read on the web that throat infection was a symptom of HIV. It started all over again. For a total of ten weeks I was obsessed with this illness. I wasnt sure if I... Read more »