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Are Hives Hiv-related

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allergy

we are both scare 14 years hiv allergy hives for 2 month any treament could be done is he dying is the beginning anything we can do please help us...can he leave long with those hives...what going on
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Hives in the setting of HIV infection can be due to a variety of HIV related or unrelated factors so an evaluation by an HIV specialist is recommended. Sometimes hives can be frustrating to treat but in Read more »

rash/hives

my boyfriend started to have rash or what it seems to be hive on his arms, legs, and chest. he has... Read more »

Itchy dude...

Hi there Doc. I had unprotected vaginal sex with a co-worker (my bad.) I'm concerned she may be... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests II: Viral Load, Resistance and Tropism

...your body systems are functioning If you have side effects from the drugs If you are having problems that are not related to HIV Examples of lab tests: complete blood count, blood chemistry (seesheet called Understanding Lab Tests... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

...your body systems are functioning If you have side effects from the drugs If you are having problems that are not related to HIV Examples of lab tests: complete blood count, blood chemistry (explained in this sheet) The... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Prezista (Darunavir, TMC114)

...viral protein chains down to their functional sizes, thereby preventing the formation of mature virus particles. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Darunavir, taken with ritonavir, was initially approved by the U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA) on... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Intelence (TMC125, Etravirine)

...transcriptase, blocking the conversion of RNA into DNA. This process prevents virus replication and halts the HIV life cycle. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Etravirine was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on January 18, 2008,... Read more »
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I AM AT WITS END WITH PCP PREVENTION

Posted by southerncharm, 1 Reply
...now writing partially covered in calamine lotion because once again I have hives. I feel like maybe the hives are stressed related but I don't know. I'm really concerned because my cd4 count is under the 100's, my friend told me not to be... Read more »

please help

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dear Dutchman, Chiquilla, DJ, JustAGirl, It's worriedman again. To refresh my story, I was biten by a risky girl, touched her blood and smoked cigarette. Today is the 7th week and I started to have lots of rashes on my arms. Except that, the muscle... Read more »

Long-winded rambles from panicked girl.

Posted by nonamegirl, 2 Replies
...concentrate, sleeping too much, and silently freaking out. Alone. I know friends have seen a change in me. But they think it's related to school and nothing else. I've had a cough for about three months now. And about two or three weeks... Read more »

I Need your opinions

Posted by diosayudame, 4 Replies
Hello my risk situation was oral sex insertive (one girl mades me oral sex) and i am scared, it was 6 week ago and i have been feeling sympthoms, i think i is for reading all time about HVI and thinking all the time about that. i am worried and that... Read more »