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Are Painful Red Spots A Possible Sign Of Ars

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Pain on those circumvalle Papillae bumps

Hi Dr.Reznik, sorry to be a pest, I just wrote you a couple of days ago about oral thrush, but now I have another question. I know how devoted you are to answering these questions, and I think thats great! Anyway, just the other day i developed a...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...solely seen in people living with HIV/AIDS. To directly answer your question, there are a few reasons why you may be experiencing pain in this area including trauma or irritation, ulceration, etc. If the pain does not improve, please take the... Read more »

red hard painful bumps within one year of infection

I recently was diagnosed with HIV (in May) possibly infected late last year. After a screening for... Read more »

Bumps around the genitals, but no pain/itching. ????

I am sexually active and have been for several years. I noticed about a month ago that I had a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


... How Do I Know if I Have Molluscum? A health care provider can easily identify molluscum lesions. They are waxy, flesh-colored bumps that don't hurt or itch. There are only one or two other infections that cause skin problems that look at all... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


...patients. The severity of reaction is variable, and for most is mild to moderate. Symptoms could include itching, swelling, redness, pain or tenderness, hardened skin or bumps. Bumps termed "nodules" seem to occur more frequently and severely in... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...infection spreads deeper into the throat it is called esophagitis . It looks like white patches similar to cottage cheese, or red spots. It can cause a sore throat, pain when swallowing, nausea, and loss of appetite. Thrush can also cause... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

...send sensations to the brain. Sometimes, PN is damage to the coating of nerve fibers (myelin). This affects the transmission of pain signals to the brain. PN can be a minor nuisance or a disabling weakness. It is usually a feeling of pins and... Read more »
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When does the pain not feel like pain anymore?

Posted by Survivor, 4 Replies not allowed to ever read it. When I look around the world thru the eye glasses of the net, I see a whole hell of alot of pain and suffering. Friends who helped me initially now are now doing serious battle against a simple infection that a 2... Read more »

joint pain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...have insomnia I'm very desperate and scared!! Could these be ars or could these be symptoms of herpes because i noted several red spots in my penis.Please help me!!! Read more »

slight aches and pains back again

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I had a possible exposure about 7 months ago. After that, I developed aches and pains all over my body as well as tiny red spots on both of my thighs. My stomach had a really "sour" feeling for about a week and I went to the doctor. I... Read more »

Muscle Pain Fibromyalgia & Myofascial Pain

Posted by NaturalMale, 3 Replies
...survivor here, protease inhibitor usage going on 8 years, with multiple drug resistance and changes. I have been having muscle pain, mainly back and neck, but also all over body pain. I used to be able to exercise and weight lift but now the... Read more »