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Are White Bumps A Sign Of HIV

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Please sign my WhiteHouse Petition to End HIV/AIDS Discrimination in Education

Posted by Dolfie1
Dear friends,



I wanted to let you know about a new petition I created on We the People,
a new feature on WhiteHouse.gov, and ask for your support. Will you add your
name to mine? If this petition gets 100,000 signatures by August 12, 2014,
the... Read more »

white bumps on tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
now i have these little white things all around the back of my tongue!!!man i'm scared !!!
thursday will be around the 25 day mark should i wait and go in for an confidential test or go see a dr now?

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Bumps

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have these red and white bumps on my arm and biceps, is this a symptom of HIV ? Read more »

white bumps....

Posted by jacieemariee, 2 Replies
I noticed yesterday that a had a out 3 raised white bumps on the outside of my vagina lips. They are painful. I'm not sure what it is... I have tried popping them and they won't pop so I'm assuming it's something serious. Help?!?!
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Please sign Petition to End HIV/AIDS Discrimination in HUD

Posted by Dolfie1
Dear friends,



I wanted to let you know about a new petition I created on We the People,
a new feature on WhiteHouse.gov, and ask for your support. Will you add your
name to mine? If this petition gets 100,000 signatures by August 12, 2014,
the... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Dark Spots, White Bumps &Itching bottom of feet

Hi Dr. Henry,I tested this past February 2014 and was given an AIDS diagnoses. CD4 was 102 and VL 103,000. I started meds (Stribild and Bactrim) approx March 28. I'm black American. I first noticed a black spot near my eye before diagnoses and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Persons with HIV/AIDS commonly experience many skin problems that often can flare up further after starting effective HIV treatment (can be a part of the spectrum of immune reconstitution syndrome or IRIS). Eczema (very dry skin), folliculitis (hair... Read more »

painless white bumps

I have had small painless white bumps on my soft palatefor about 2 months. They came at the same time I hada sore throat. The sore throat went away but the bumps stayed although there are less of them. I also have bigger painless smooth white...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

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

Grady Health System
As much as I would like to help, without having the ability to see these painless white bumps that you have described in this question, there is not much I can do. I suggest that you visit a dentist who has experience in oral medicine or oral... Read more »

White patches on back of throat! Help!

Hello to you. My ? is why do i have white patches on very back of throat and red bumps on the thing on the roof of my mouth that looks like a punching bag? Have been tested for aids, and was negative, but that was more than a year ago. While...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
If all your HIV tests are negative, then most likely you do not have HIV. Have you had a throat culture performed?? White patches can often be a sign of thrush (a fungal infection). Could you have a sexually transmitted infection? Have you had oral... Read more »

Tiny white bumps on penis

My question may be twofold. I noticed about 6 weeks ago, underneath my penis(bottom side) three tiny white bumbs. they are rectangular in shape, but very small. In ordert to get a good view of them I have to stretch my skin. They are a little...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
1) It is difficult to tell from your description to what the bumps on your penis are related. Even if your description were more detailed, you should receive diagnoses of conditions from a doctor, in person. If you would like to get an idea of what... Read more »
Articles
White House

Remarks by the President at Signing of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009

The President: Good morning, everybody. Audience: Good morning. The President: We often speak about AIDS as if it's going on somewhere else. And for good reason -- this is a virus that has touched lives and decimated communities around the... Read more »
TheBody.com

Signs of Change: Ryan White Reauthorization, Travel Ban Removal

People in the HIV/AIDS community could be forgiven for thinking that, despite the election of Barack Obama, they still did not have a close friend in the White House. After all, despite all the recent cacophony about health care reform, HIV/AIDS... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Congress Passes New Continuing Resolution; Ryan White, HOPWA And AIDS etc's Included in CR; President Clinton To Sign Department of Defense Authorization Bill -- Servicemembers Face Discharge

Continuing Resolution: Congress has passed a new Continuing Resolution (H.R.2880) which extends FY 96 funding for Ryan White, HOPWA, and the AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETCs), among other programs, through March 15th. As a reminder, the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

President Bush Signs Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization Bill

President Bush on Tuesday signed into law the Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization Bill (HR 6143 ), which provides funding for HIV/AIDS programs in the U.S., the AP/ San Diego Union-Tribune report (Riechmann, AP/ San Diego Union- Tribune , 12/19).... Read more »