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Are Red Spots A Sign Of HIV

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red spots

how big are these red spots and what are all the signs of hiv and when do they start and how long do they last i really need to no i am very scared
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The rash seen in primary (new ) HIV infection is very nonspecific and usually doesn't last long (Often a matter of hours). It occurs most commonly on the upper Read more »

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...post, I developed a facial rash which has recurred several times to this day. Not blisters on the lips or tongue, but just red spots on my cheeks and around my mouth. Could this be a sign of HIV or herpes ? Read more »

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Posted by WorriedOne, 2 Replies
...would return. I did some research and found that OHL could cause this but only in individuals that had late stages or advanced AIDS. Ive been taking Garlic pills lately and it seemed to go away. I know this may sound ridiculous but honestly it... Read more »

spots on skin

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...forhead which i never had before almost look like age spots but im not old.I have read that red or brown spots can be a sign of HIV know im starting to panick,has anyone heard of or had these spots or could anyone PLEASE help me,im really... Read more »

red bumps

Posted by Anonymous
...the red bumps are connected to my hair, so i dunno and the white ones are on my biceps and i dunno what it is tho but i think ive had it for Read more »